In surgery, having the least experience, and it being a business that spoke directly to the senses, he was most apt to distrust his own powers; but he had applied oils to several burns, cut round the roots of sundry defective teeth, and sewed up the wounds of numberless wood choppers
, with considerable éclat, when an unfortunate jobber suffered a fracture of his leg by the tree that he had been felling.
I had remembered the wall in the fencing-room decorated with trophies of cold steel in all the civilized and savage forms; sheaves of assegais, in the guise of columns and grouped between them stars and suns of choppers
, swords, knives; from Italy, from Damascus, from Abyssinia, from the ends of the world.
Look around you, men; what will the Yankee Choppers
say, when they have cut their path from the eastern to the western waters, and find that a hand, which can lay the
Seth knew Turk Smollet, the half dangerous old wood chopper
whose peculiarities added so much of color to the life of the village.
Lorry went into his room with a chopper
, saw, chisel, and hammer, attended by Miss Pross carrying a light.
But, add the case that you had loved her, Pip, and had made her the subject of those 'poor dreams' which have, at one time or another, been in the heads of more men than you think likely, then I tell you that you had better - and would much sooner when you had thought well of it - chop off that bandaged left hand of yours with your bandaged right hand, and then pass the chopper
on to Wemmick there, to cut that off, too.
There was an immense empty pie-dish of blue willow pattern, and a large carving knife and fork, and a chopper
But," said I, "it is not a question of fishing for them with an iron-swivel, hoisting them into the vessel, cutting off their tails with a blow of a chopper
, ripping them up, and throwing their heart into the sea
I put out my hand and felt the meat chopper
hanging to the wall.
As a matter of fact, I happen to know that is not the woodman's chopper
But Ozma soon conquered her, with the help of Glinda the Good, and after that I went to live with Nick Chopper
, the Tin Woodman.
With the Scarecrow's help she had rescued Nick Chopper
, a Tin Woodman, who had rusted in a lonely forest, and the tin man was now the Emperor of the Country of the Winkies and much beloved because of his kind heart.