For hours the frenzy of her passion possessed the burning hand-maiden of the Flaming God, until at last sleep overpowered her and she lapsed into unconsciousness beside the man she had sworn to torture
and to slay.
Now that you are about to die the most unthinkably horrid death that it is given a white man to die--let this word of the plight of your wife add to the torments that you must suffer before the last savage spear-thrust releases you from your torture.
In all the world there was none able to save him from the torture and the death.
Fye on you, why do you not strike your whingers into me, or blow me up with a barrel of powder, rather than torture
me thus unmercifully?
I alone know my father's name, and only I and Tal Hajus and Sarkoja know that it was she who carried the tale that brought death and torture
upon her he loved.
Another peculiar torture
was felt in the gaze of a new eye.
They could torture
you to death, but without conviction or confession they could not rob your wife and baby.
Tahlak said: "Anyone who tortures
or abuses a pet in the UAE can be fined a maximum of Dhs5,000.
Selon les defenseurs des droits de l'homme en Tunisie, les tortures
ou autres mauvais traitements dans postes de detention et les prisons tunisiennes subsistent apres la Revolution.
This leads to the situation when police officers use tortures
to force out confessions in order to demonstrate good clearance results," Mr.
ou autres mauvais traitements dans les prisons tunisiennes etaient monnaie courante sous le regne de l'ancien president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.
The physical acts consists of inter alia punching, strangling, burning, kicking etc which are commonly used both by batterers and state agents upon victims of tortures
(Copelon, 1993-94: 311 & Meyersfeld, 2003-04:411 ).
For example, although gender-related issues pervade his descriptions of actual tortures
, he provides no analysis of the ways in which torture
necessarily targets the gender of victims.
AaKGB's favourite tortures
in the 1930's and 40's were merciless beatings, confinement in refrigerated cells, weeklong sleep deprivation, and endless interrogations.
and the tortures
that liberals might accept: sleep deprivation, prolonged standing in stress positions, extremes of heat and cold, bright lights and loud music--what some refer to as 'torture