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"Can this be death?" thought Prince Andrew, looking with a quite new, envious glance at the grass, the wormwood, and the streamlet of smoke that curled up from the rotating black ball.
The smoking shell spun like a top between him and the prostrate adjutant, near a wormwood plant between the field and the meadow.
He walked along the meadow, dragging his feet, rustling the grass, and gazing at the dust that covered his boots; now he took big strides trying to keep to the footprints left on the meadow by the mowers, then he counted his steps, calculating how often he must walk from one strip to another to walk a mile, then he stripped the flowers from the wormwood that grew along a boundary rut, rubbed them in his palms, and smelled their pungent, sweetly bitter scent.
That's Roman wormwood -- that's pigweed -- that's sorrel -- that's piper-grass -- have at him, chop him up, turn his roots upward to the sun, don't let him have a fibre in the shade, if you do he'll turn himself t' other side up and be as green as a leek in two days.
When Sarah Jane and Maria discover the secret ingredient of Bubbleshock, they realise they are the only ones who can stop Mrs Wormwood and her evil plans for the human r ace.
Brother Wormwood has been a travelling player, expert magician and crusading warrior before settling into monastery life.
Recently released Home Office files reveal the Moors Murderer mixed with boys as young as 15 at Wormwood Scrubs in the 70s.
Moors Murderer Ian Brady came in contact with vulnerable borstal boys for more than five years at Wormwood Scrubs prison, files reportedly show.
Recently released Home Office files reveal the Moors Murderer mixed with lads as young as 15 at Wormwood Scrubs in the 1970s.
CHILD killer Ian Brady was reportedly able to have contact with vulnerable young boys while he was locked up at Wormwood Scrubs prison, according to Home Office files.
Ian Brady At the time boys from Feltham Borstal were reportedly sent to Wormwood Scrubs Hospital if they were suffering from mental health problems.
Moors murdererIan Bradycame in contact with vulnerable borstal boys for more than five years at Wormwood Scrubs prison, files reportedly show.
Popularized by bohemian drinkers, the liquor was eventually adopted by the lower class as a cheap alternative to wine before being banned for decades because of unfounded fears that wormwood, one of the drink's primary ingredients, caused madness and hallucinations.
ArtemiFlow, a Potsdam, Germany-based pharmaceutical company, is planning to industrialize the farming of a temperate Asian medicinal plant known as sweet wormwood. The plant contains the chemical Artemisinin, a drug used to treat malaria that may also treat certain types of cancer.
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