He wrote: "Bodies that are very lean and scragged
cannot be very comely: It is a contrary extreamto corpulency and the parties face always seems to carry lent in it ..."
"You see some nines getting scragged
, and it is very rarely you can get the ball away cleanly without someone grabbing you or bundling you down.
Anthony Carter was scragged
in the right corner but not without leaving a seam in midfield through which Davies scuttled.
This year it will also introduce a newcomer to the riding ranks in apprentice Katy Ferguson, who has worked at Scragged
Oak Farm for some time but has only recently been licenced.
Qera burst through a giant hole to race fully 60 metres, before being scragged
to the ground, but when the ball was recycled through the phases Fiji Kele Leawere muscled his way over for the try to make the score an embarrassing 25-3 to the Pacific nation.
Hamilton galloped from the edge of the England 22 but Armitage hunted down the Glasgow lock and scragged
him barely a metre short of the try line.
They could and perhaps should have won the game in stoppage time, when first Shane Williams was scragged
beneath the posts and then Gordon D'Arcy fumbled a scoring pass 20 metres out.
At the start of the second quarter, home No.9 Dan Robson spotted a gap, but was scragged
by a superb last-ditch tackle close to the line.
Scrum punch - John Scott v Eddie Butler HOLMES is scragged
at the base of a Welsh scrum, but he doesn't have the ball.
The debutant fly half was scragged
just short but there was space for Lemi to pick up and dive over.
They made some good tackles and we were scragged
a few times.
Care was scragged
just short of the line but Fiji conceded yet another penalty and Monye benefited from the quick tap to score on his first England appearance in over two years.
But Bignell was scragged
short of the line by the visitors' outstanding scrum-half Nicky Griffiths and although Tristan Roberts kicked three penalties and a conversion, it was Griffiths who emerged as the star of the show.
He took a job at a local point-to-point yard to satisfy his craving, rode in points for a while, eventually spent a small fortune on buying and revitalising Scragged
Oak Farm in the village of Hucking, and tried to combine training and importing, until he did something uncharacteristically unbusinesslike.
Wales' Alix Popham (centre) is scragged
to the ground by Remy Martin, but has asked his family not to tell him negative media reports during the World Cup