Well, then, pretty soon all hands got to talking about the diseased
again, and how good he was, and what a loss he was, and all that; and before long a big iron-jawed man worked himself in there from outside, and stood a-listening and looking, and not saying any- thing; and nobody saying anything to him either, because the king was talking and they was all busy listening.
It seemed that they must have agencies all over the country, to hunt out old and crippled and diseased
cattle to be canned.
consciousness was more intensely and continually occupied with his thoughts and emotions, than with those of any other person who came in my way.
All persons chronically diseased
are egotists, whether the disease be of the mind or body; whether it be sin, sorrow, or merely the more tolerable calamity of some endless pain, or mischief among the cords of mortal life.
It made the people shiver to think of poor old Uncle Silas toting off the diseased
down to the place in his tobacker field where the dog dug up the body, but there warn't much sympathy around amongst the faces, and I heard one cuss say "'Tis the coldest blooded work I ever struck, lugging a murdered man around like that, and going to bury him like a animal, and him a preacher at that.
In his own heart was not a little fear of these repulsive creatures, and because of that fear, Bukawai always kept the beasts well fed, often hunting for them when their own forages for food failed, but ever was he cruel to them with the cruelty of a little brain, diseased
, bestial, primitive.
It is something living and changing, and may become diseased
as our bodies do.
Filled with these thoughts - so filled that he had an unwholesome sense of growing larger, of being placed in some new and diseased
relation towards the objects among which he passed, of seeing the iris round every misty light turn red - he went home for shelter.
That a weak diseased
body, a meagre countenance, and sallow complexion, are the true marks of noble blood; and a healthy robust appearance is so disgraceful in a man of quality, that the world concludes his real father to have been a groom or a coachman.
For it is possible that that that which is healthy should become diseased
, that which is white, black, that which is cold, hot, that which is good, bad, that which is bad, good.
Except the malefactors whom we have described, and the diseased
or infirm persons, the whole male population of the town, between sixteen years and sixty, were seen in the ranks of the trainband.
If after due acquaintance she suits him, he retains her; but if he suspects her purity, he bundles her back to her father; if he finds her diseased
, the same; or if, after just and reasonable time is allowed her, she neglects to bear children, back she goes to the home of her childhood.