But save me and take me to your ship; cut out the arrow from my thigh; wash the black blood from off it with warm water, and lay upon it those gracious herbs
which, so they say, have been shown you by Achilles, who was himself shown them by Chiron, most righteous of all the centaurs.
The doctor stood on the edge, reading formulae every now and then from his black-letter volume, or throwing more drugs and herbs
upon the fire, while Wolfert bent anxiously over the pit, watching every stroke of the spade.
Be that as it may, a change in his position making him conscious of a bar of light across his face, he looked up; and when he saw the glass his face flushed, and his right hand pushed the herbs
He had inherited from his mother some acquaintance with medicinal herbs
and their preparation--a little store of wisdom which she had imparted to him as a solemn bequest--but of late years he had had doubts about the lawfulness of applying this knowledge, believing that herbs
could have no efficacy without prayer, and that prayer might suffice without herbs
; so that the inherited delight he had in wandering in the fields in search of foxglove and dandelion and coltsfoot, began to wear to him the character of a temptation.
A good thing it is," answered Sancho, "to know those herbs
, for to my thinking it will be needful some day to put that knowledge into practice.
MONTGOMERY interrupted my tangle of mystification and suspicion about one o'clock, and his grotesque attendant followed him with a tray bearing bread, some herbs
and other eatables, a flask of whiskey, a jug of water, and three glasses and knives.
The egregious rustic put to death A bull by stopping of its breath: Disposed the carcass in a shed With fragrant herbs
and branches spread.
A man's nature, runs either to herbs
or weeds; therefore let him seasonably water the one, and destroy the other.
These people had a little window at the back of their house from which a splendid garden could be seen, which was full of the most beautiful flowers and herbs
Having in this way secured three new recipes, four magical powders and a selection of herbs of wonderful power and potency, she hobbled home as fast as she could, in order to test her new sorceries.
Next she produced several packets of herbs and powders and began adding a portion of each to the contents of the kettle.
That is all very true," said the Adversary, "but you taught by example that a verb should not agree with its subject in person and number, whereas the Good Book says that contention is worse than a dinner of herbs
Forthwith Medea made Aeson a sweet young boy and stripped his old age from him by her cunning skill, when she had made a brew of many herbs
in her golden cauldrons.
You then fill ice cube trays (silicone muffin cups also work) about halfway with the herb
paste and freeze.
A small collection can be planted in a cartwheel pattern, or even in a planter with separate pockets, each planted with a different herb