She waited patiently for him to continue his instructions, but the opiates
had begun to take effect and Martin lapsed into sleep.
There were opiates
for remorse, drugs that could lull the moral sense to sleep.
Having settled ourselves into this infidelity, our skill is expended to procure alleviations, diversion, opiates
vapour, dewy, dim, Exhales from out her golden rim, And, softly dripping, drop by drop, Upon the quiet mountain top.
The reader will perhaps imagine the sensations which now arose in Jones to have been so sweet and delicious, that they would rather tend to produce a chearful serenity in the mind, than any of those dangerous effects which we have mentioned; but in fact, sensations of this kind, however delicious, are, at their first recognition, of a very tumultuous nature, and have very little of the opiate
Such sleep as that, brought on without an opiate
, would be worth more to me than half my income; for it would suppose health and an untroubled mind.
The hot weather of July had crept upon them unawares, and the atmosphere of the flat vale hung heavy as an opiate
over the dairy-folk, the cows, and the trees.
There were two bottles: one contained a drug which he took regularly, and the other an opiate
if the pain grew unendurable.
racked my head; it did not do its work; and I longed to sleep till evening with a longing I have never known before or since.
He may have been taking an opiate
," was a thought that crossed Mr.
And after that another paroxysm of pain came on; and then his mind began to wander, and we feared his death was approaching: but an opiate
was administered: his sufferings began to abate, he gradually became more composed, and at length sank into a kind of slumber.
And what opiate
for his severe sufferings--what object for his strong passions--had he sought there?