Then he turned to his servants and said: "Please take General Crinkle to the torture chamber
He means to make life a sort of torture chamber
It's simply what I feel around, the whole atmosphere of the place, the whole atmosphere you seem to create around you with these brutes Sarson and Meekins; and those white-faced, smooth-tongued Marconi men of yours, who can't talk decent English; and the post-office man, who can't look you in the face; and Miss Price, who looks as though she were one of the creatures, too, of your torture chamber
On the contrary, the speeding-up seemed to be growing more savage all the time; they were continually inventing new devices to crowd the work on--it was for all the world like the thumbscrew of the medieval torture chamber
He kept me for an hour and a half in the torture chamber
and behaved as though he hated me.
Her parents had made their suburban home a private school, a prison, and a torture chamber
for the siblings, who were aged two to 29, authorities said.
As a child, maths was like a torture chamber
, all I wanted was to go into history and English.
Living out of a specially rigged minivan (a mobile torture chamber
that included ropes, hooks, curling irons, duct tape, etc.
A visit to the Torture Chamber
is not for the faint hearted.
Fresh from taking route 66 in the last round of the 108-hole torture chamber
at the PGA Catalunya Resort yesterday to finish on 10 under par, the 36-year-old Mountain Ash-born professional was caning the Spanish motorway heading to Girona Airport for a flight to Wales.
There is tight-rope walking, sliding down bannisters, lock picking, not to mention hidden doorways and a flooding torture chamber
When they arrive, headmistress Emily Stranje shows Georgie and her parents the torture chamber
she purportedly uses to curb bad behavior.