we have found to be very effective, and they save a lot of time.
The doctors were of use to Natasha because they kissed and rubbed her bump, assuring her that it would soon pass if only the coachman went to the chemist's in the Arbat and got a powder and some pills
in a pretty box of a ruble and seventy kopeks, and if she took those powders in boiled water at intervals of precisely two hours, neither more nor less.
And in the cavity below were three silver pills
, with a carefully folded paper lying underneath them.
There was a glass of water on the table, and on the window-sill a small chip ointment box containing a couple of pills
To this day pills
are made behind its tall prcscription desk--pills
rolled out on its own pill
-tile, divided with a spatula, rolled with the finger and thumb, dusted with calcined magnesia and delivered in little round pasteboard pill
And the very first thing I'm going to do is to ask you to swallow these little white pills
I have known one clump on the head have more effect upon my liver, and make me feel more anxious to go straight away then and there, and do what was wanted to be done, without further loss of time, than a whole box of pills
She would have wondered still more if she had seen him making that brown bread into neat little pills
, which he packed into an attractive ivory box, out of which he emptied his own bits of lovage.
But now we know that these little pills
of classical learning possess the medicinal property of anti-nihilism, and we boldly prescribe them to our patients.
It will be a bitter pill
to her; that is, like other bitter pills
, it will have two moments' ill flavour, and then be swallowed and forgotten; for I am not such a coxcomb as to suppose her feelings more lasting than other women's, though I was the object of them.
How to cure such a dyspepsia it were hard to say, unless by administering three or four boat loads of Brandreth's pills
, and then running out of harm's way, as laborers do in blasting rocks.
I say written FOR children because the new psychological business of writing ABOUT them as though they were small pills
or hatched in some especially scientific method is extremely popular today.