Word usage examples
The rest in a melancholy group were herded into the porch of the town-hall, a sotnia of Cossacks keeping guard over them.
It was only a chill, everybody gets chills now and then, and could he help it if he shook so hard the catnip just fell out of his hand?
Domestic treatment may be given as follows, until a physician can be obtained: Catnip, pennyroyal, or pleurisy-root tea, containing one teaspoonful of the Extract of Smart-weed, may be given, to drive the rash to the surface.
It is best to use daily an alkaline bath, and, as a drink, the tea of pleurisy-root, catnip, or other diaphoretics, to which may be added from one-half to one teaspoonful of the Extract of Smart-weed.
If it be occasioned by cold, a teaspoonful or two of the Extract of Smart-weed, in warm water or catnip tea, repeated a few times, will be sufficient.
Assist the action of physic, by giving an injection of senna and catnip tea, or if the stomach is very sour, take internally some mild alkali, such as common saleratus.
The cats roused themselves from their catnip stupor and raced for the bedroom.
Tony wondered just how disturbed he should be about finding the smell of warm vodka and catnip comforting.
He tossed in another bay leaf and a few more flakes of catnip, changed his mind and attempted to scoop them out again.
Finally, he picked up the remains of the catnip mouse, and hoisted twenty pounds of tough striped tomcat to his shoulder.