I can't even picture the bedlam making this public would cause.
They'd haul you away from me, put you up in some sort of Bedlam, he snapped.
It is not certain when lunatics were first received in Bedlam, but it is mentioned as a hospital in 1330 and some were there in 1403.
There are reasons to suppose however that the play had been in Colwell's hands some time before it was printed, and it may well be identical with the Dyccon of Bedlam for which he took out a licence in 1562-1563, "Diccon the Bedlem" being the first of the dramatis personae of Gammer Gurton.
He feigned madness at his trial, but during the forty years of his subsequent confinement at Bedlam he talked and acted like a rational being, and when he was at length released and sent to Australia he earned his living there as a house painter, and used to declare that he had never been mad at all.
BEDLAM, or Bethlehem Hospital, the first English lunatic asylum, originally founded by Simon FitzMary, sheriff of London, in 1247, as a priory for the sisters and brethren of the order of the Star of Bethlehem.
The word "Bedlam" has long been used generically for all lunatic asylums.
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Within a few minutes, it was sheer bedlam.
Bedlam Bedbug Insecticide Spray can be used inside the house in areas such as walls, cracks, crevices, headboards, floorboards, walls, mattresses, boxsprings and furniture.
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It was the Korean war where alleged American use of germ weapons caused international bedlam.
A duet of serial killers create bedlam in movie town.
It would be total bedlam, and so dangerous, if everyone tried to drive into the school!
outsell Back To Bedlam ' album has notched up over a million copies and even outsold ' X & Y ' by Coldplay.
We tried this at Blackbird Leys a couple of years ago and it was absolute bedlam.
The photographer arrived in the midst of complete bedlam at my house.
One Bedlam member sparked controversy by making the same point in a recent radio interview.
Apollo was awarded Muzik Magazines ' Bedroom Bedlam DJ of the year 2001: " absolutely mind-blowing.
Back to Bedlam is available as a piano/vocal songbook, with guitar chord boxes, or in Guitar tabulature.
In this bedlam no shots were fired and no punches were thrown, but New Orleans seemed like a city unhinged.
The principal benevolent institutions are Guy's Hospital, St Thomas's Street, founded in 1721 by Thomas Guy, with an important medical school; and Bethlehem Royal Hospital for the Insane, commonly corrupted to Bedlam, the origin of which is found in a priory of the 13th century founded within the City, beside the modern Liverpool Street.
The phrase is certainly as old as 1561, and was due to these beggars pretending that they were patients discharged from the Abraham ward at Bedlam.
Having nothing more to do in the way of visible reformation, yet finding in religion no pleasures to supply the place of the juvenile amusements which he had relinquished, he began to apprehend that he lay under some special malediction; and he was tormented by a succession of fantasies which seemed likely to drive him to suicide or to Bedlam.
Bedlam Bedbug Insecticide Spray is used to get rid of Bedbugs, Dust Mites, Lice, Ticks and Fleas.
Soon, he had signed with her and was releasing his first album, the Tom Rothrock-produced Back to Bedlam.
There were riots in the streets and absolute bedlam possessed even the most mild-mannered gamers.
bedlam retro cube which is still puzzling my nieces!
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