"Whether knave, fool, or Bedlamite
, it is intolerable that the fellow should go at large."
Left to herself, Saxon worked with frantic haste, assuming the calm she did not possess, but which she must impart to the screaming bedlamite
upon the floor.
Almost frantic with rage and pain, I yelled like a bedlamite
; while Toby, throwing himself into all the attitudes of a posture-master, vainly endeavoured to expostulate with the natives by signs and gestures.
It isn't my fault that they are associated with nothing better at the decisive moment than the banal splendours of a gilded cafe and the bedlamite
yells of carnival in the street.
When that admirable Department got into trouble, and was, by some infuriated members of Parliament whom the smaller Barnacles almost suspected of labouring under diabolic possession, attacked on the merits of no individual case, but as an Institution wholly abominable and Bedlamite
; then the noble or right honourable Barnacle who represented it in the House, would smite that member and cleave him asunder, with a statement of the quantity of business (for the prevention of business) done by the Circumlocution Office.
and the Helldamites were twin slave organizations, while a new religious sect that did not flourish long was called The Wrath of God.
In this way, the savage chivalry of the village to the number of five hundred, poured forth, helter-skelter, riding and running, with hideous yells and war-whoops, like so many bedlamites
or demoniacs let loose.
Mother called us, but we had paraded out into the garden, after our ball, and were having a concert, as we sat about on the cabbages for green satin seats, so we did n't hear the call, and just as the company was going, a great noise arrested them on the doorstep, and round the corner of the house rattled Ned in full costume, wheeling Kitty in a barrow, while Jimmy, Will, and I ran screaming after, looking like Bedlamites
; for we were playing that Lady Fitz Perkins had fainted, and was being borne home senseless in a cab.
But I have sometimes frequented the gaming-houses just to watch the on-goings of those mad votaries of chance - a very interesting study, I assure you, Helen, and sometimes very diverting: I've had many a laugh at the boobies and bedlamites
. Lowborough was quite infatuated - not willingly, but of necessity, - he was always resolving to give it up, and always breaking his resolutions.
21.25 (480m) Handicap: Harley Quinn (R10), Missys Pet (R5), Bramble Star (R1), Canny Raquel (R1), Bedlamite
Further, the opening of Nikolai Gogol introduces two "diabolically energetic physicians who insisted on treating him as if he were an average Bedlamite
Edgar has been identified with the Christian pilgrim, with Everyman in a morality play, with the hero of "pastoral romance," with the Lucianesque Cynic, with the "prodigal son," and, of course, with the popular Jacobean figure of the Bedlamite