Blood soaked into the sand around him.
A piece of cotton wool soaked in strong carbolic acid will relieve the pain of dental caries, but is useless in other forms of toothache.
So soaked is the soil after the flood, that the grain germinates, sprouts, and ripens in April, without a shower of rain or any other watering.
The neck of the retort, or side tube of the flask, is connected to the condenser c by an ordinary or rubber cork, according to the nature of the substance distilled; ordinary corks soaked in paraffin wax are very effective when ordinary or rubber corks cannot be used.
This difficulty was overcome by first filling the cylinder with porous briquettes and then soaking them with a fixed percentage of acetone, so that after allowing for the space taken up by the bricks the quantity of acetone soaked into the brick will absorb ten times the normal volume of the cylinder in acetylene for every atmosphere of pressure to which the gas is subjected, whilst all danger of explosion is eliminated.
Later, as she soaked in a deliciously warm tub of water, she thought of the twins.
Suspecting he'd just driven Sofi's healer completely catatonic, he peeled her soaked sweater and jeans off to display matching pink underwear.
Bianca looked fearfully at the pregnant blonde, whose blood already soaked her clothing, then at the waiting devil beside her.
She was soon soaked by a light drizzle and stretched to keep her stiffening muscles warm.
Snow crunched under her feet and quickly soaked her flimsy slippers.
It smelled horrible, probably because of the blood-soaked second bedroom.
The mine tunnel narrowed and the pair was forced to hunch down under the low ceiling that closed in the fetid air around them like a soaked and musty blanket.
The storm ended with the same abruptness it began just as the Deans commenced the trip down the mountain, glued to the water-soaked seats.
The spare bed was soaked with it, and it pooled around the legs.
She looked down and saw the sleeve of her sweater soaked in blood.
She flipped both hands front and back and looked at the blood-soaked towel and the sleeve of her sweater.
It was soaked through and dried with blood and his exposed skin was tinted red.
She swiped it away, soaked with sweat, and opened her eyes.
Dan had given her a jacket, but their slow crawl through the forest had left her soaked and shivering.
Cold water soaked Lana's boots as Dan kept them on the creek's edge for a few hundred meters before veering into the surrounding forest.
Katie pulled up the sleeve of her soaked sweater and nicked her arm. She set down the knife and squeezed out a few drops of blood, watching as they landed on the roots.
By midmorning, Deidre was free. Katie grimaced as she wrapped the dismembered sleeves of her sweater around her wounds. Blood soaked the sweater quickly, and she held it over her head. Even before she stood, she felt woozy. Deidre tested herself and limped a few feet. Katie steadied her breathing to keep from dropping to her knees.
She was sobbing uncontrollably and he pulled her soaked frame up to him, trying to wrap his raincoat around her shaking body.
Dean began to peel away her soaked clothes, half expecting her to wake and scream bloody murder that he was raping her.
Turning her attention to the rain-soaked landscape in front of them, she gasped.
Twisting in the saddle, she soaked in the scene behind them.
His gaze dropped to his blood-soaked clothing and then lingered where her body had been.
As his words soaked in, blood pumped in her temples.
For a moment Senor Medena stared at his daughter while her words soaked in.
Eden's attention shifted from the blood-soaked city to the creature beside her.
He appeared as if he'd been rolling in blood; he was soaked through with it, his eyes glowing with the wildness of bloodlust.
Wide, the water from the pathways is soaked up on each side by capillary attraction, and in this way the roots secure a sufficient supply.
The following are organic manures: Farm-yard manure consists of the mixed dung of horses and cattle thrown together, and more or less soaked with liquid drainings of the stable or byre.
After twenty-four hours the hole may be levelled in, with moderate treading, if the water has soaked well in, the surface being left level and not sloping upwards towards the stem of the tree.
86), to be soaked, wrapped in linen bandages, and put in the coffin.
On the 18th the assault was renewed, and on the 10th the Confederates, advancing behind movable breastworks of water-soaked bales of hemp, forced the besieged, now long without water, to surrender.
The cables are wrapped in cotton duck soaked in oxidized oil and varnish, and are sheathed in sheet iron.
The term "spontaneous combustion" is used when a substance smoulders or inflames apparently without the intervention of any external heat or light; in such cases, as, for example, in heaps of cotton-waste soaked in oil, the oxidation has proceeded slowly, but steadily, for some time, until the heat evolved has raised the mass to the temperature of ignition.
Filter paper soaked with the clear solution is burnt, and the presence of gold is indicated by the purple colour of the ash.
In starting the furnace, the bottom is prepared by ramming it with charcoal-powder that has been soaked in milk of lime and dried, so that each particle is coated with a film of lime, which serves to reduce the loss of current by conduction through the lining when the furnace becomes hot.
The liquid when soaked into a porous combustible substance like blotting-paper burns rapidly and quietly, and when struck with a hammer on a hard surface violently detonates; when a little of the liquid is spread on an anvil and struck, the portion immediately under the hammer only will, as a rule, detonate, the remainder being scattered.
In order to soften meat before it is salted, so as to allow the salt to extract the blood more freely, the meat is soaked in water for about half an hour.