And sinking back into delirium, I would take the idea with me and be immured in madhouses
, and be beaten by keepers, and surrounded by screeching lunatics.
In the madhouse
at Seville there was a man whom his relations had placed there as being out of his mind.
The workhouse first, perhaps--and then the madhouse
In 1816, the grenadier Fleuriot was at an inn in Strasburg, where she went after making her escape from the madhouse
He took my carriage very ill, and indeed he might well do so, for at last I refused to bed with him, and carrying on the breach upon all occasions to extremity, he told me once he thought I was mad, and if I did not alter my conduct, he would put me under cure; that is to say, into a madhouse
This is the Court of Chancery, which has its decaying houses and its blighted lands in every shire, which has its worn-out lunatic in every madhouse
and its dead in every churchyard, which has its ruined suitor with his slipshod heels and threadbare dress borrowing and begging through the round of every man's acquaintance, which gives to monied might the means abundantly of wearying out the right, which so exhausts finances, patience, courage, hope, so overthrows the brain and breaks the heart, that there is not an honourable man among its practitioners who would not give--who does not often give--the warning, "Suffer any wrong that can be done you rather than come here
Both sides were cursing and swearing in a frightful manner, which, together with the reports of the firearms and the screams and groans of the wounded, turned the deck of the Fuwalda to the likeness of a madhouse
Soon we shot in quick succession, past a light- house; a madhouse
(how the lunatics flung up their caps and roared in sympathy with the headlong engine and the driving tide
She told him all--that they had no friend or relative--that she had fled with the old man, to save him from a madhouse
and all the miseries he dreaded--that she was flying now, to save him from himself-- and that she sought an asylum in some remote and primitive place, where the temptation before which he fell would never enter, and her late sorrows and distresses could have no place.
There are three ways before her," he thought, "the canal, the madhouse
, or .
in the land; yet for aught he knows to the contrary, instead
The Bishop obeyed Christ's injunction and got locked up in a madhouse