And now once more lieth the lead of his guilt upon him, and once more is his weak reason so benumbed, so paralysed
, and so dull.
Such was the din of the bells and the squalling of the cats, that though the duke and duchess were the contrivers of the joke they were startled by it, while Don Quixote stood paralysed
with fear; and as luck would have it, two or three of the cats made their way in through the grating of his chamber, and flying from one side to the other, made it seem as if there was a legion of devils at large in it.
After the glimpse I had had of the Martians emerging from the cylinder in which they had come to the earth from their planet, a kind of fascination paralysed
We set out cold, we arrived at church colder: during the morning service we became almost paralysed
Yet it is we who suffer most, we, the richest part of whose country is in the hands of the foe, we whose industries are paralysed
, my country from whom the life-blood is being slowly drained.
The result was that he became quite paralysed
with terror, and that he firmly believed his last hour had come.
The boards creaked beneath their tread, as if resenting the unaccustomed intrusion; nimble spiders, paralysed
by the taper's glare, checked the motion of their hundred legs upon the wall, or dropped like lifeless things upon the ground; the death-watch ticked; and the scampering feet of rats and mice rattled behind the wainscot.
A WOMAN was left with a paralysed
face after being bitten on the thigh by ticks.
Riyadh, Apr 10 ( ANI ): Saudi Arabian authorities have denied reports that a judge sentenced a young man to be surgically paralysed
in retribution for stabbing a friend who was also left unable to move.
The 26-year-old, from Whitney-on-Wye, Herefordshire, who was paralysed
in a car crash in 2003, said: "This is the most amazing feeling.
THIS is the woman left paralysed
after being attacked over a spilt drink a pub.
A FAMILY has released a picture of their son lying paralysed
in a hospital bed after a "moment of madness" when he tombstoned from a pier.