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characteristic of false pride

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I wondered whether the two swollen faces were of Mr.
Despite their pale swollen faces and tattered uniforms, the hussars formed line for roll call, kept things in order, groomed their horses, polished their arms, brought in straw from the thatched roofs in place of fodder, and sat down to dine round the caldrons from which they rose up hungry, joking about their nasty food and their hunger.
So badly swollen was he from mosquito-bites that his face was unrecognizable, and the acceptance of his identity was largely a matter of faith.
As he came near, the Lion put out his paw, which was all swollen and bleeding, and Androcles found that a huge thorn had got into it, and was causing all the pain.
He was in the middle of Switzerland, but packed up with eight other passengers in the inside of an eternally-creaking diligence; his head ached till it almost split, his weary neck could hardly bear the heavy load, and his feet, pinched by his torturing boots, were terribly swollen.
The poisonous flies and gnats swarmed around by thousands; in vain one waved myrtle-branches about like mad; the audacious insect population did not cease to sting; nor was there a single person in the well-crammed carriage whose face was not swollen and sore from their ravenous bites.
Beginning to draw on the boot, he directed an expectant gaze at Jukes' swollen, excited features.
CT showed a swollen submandibular gland and arytenoid region on the right side (figure 2), as well as swollen bilateral parotid glands.
In this study a simple and widely used test tube-based procedure was used that involves solvent swelling of a powdered sample with swollen sample centrifugation.
Q I've often wondered what swollen glands actually mean.
The consultant at Queen Elizabeth Hospital said: "You're dealing with a swollen brain, and often the brain bleeds quite easily.
Swollen lymph node is an indication of an infection in the body.
There can also be swollen lips, ears, nose and puffy swellings under his tail.