STINGS


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STINGSStellar Inertial Guidance System
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The heat of the weather was oppressive, and their horses were, at times, rendered almost frantic by the stings of the prairie flies.
There will now be many litters of little tailless red dogs, yea, with raw red stumps that sting when the sand is hot.
With this exclamation, the most frequent in his mouth, the unfortunate man clutched both hands upon his breast as if an intolerable sting or torture impelled him to rend it open and let out the living mischief, even should it be intertwined with his own life.
The bees came and found no one but the Woodman to sting, so they flew at him and broke off all their stings against the tin, without hurting the Woodman at all.
It was no wonder that the general should shrink from the sight of such objects as that room must contain; a room in all probability never entered by him since the dreadful scene had passed, which released his suffering wife, and left him to the stings of conscience.
At night, a cold frequently intolerable, and the stings of a kind of fly whose bite pierces the thickest cloth, and drives the victim crazy
But little by little that patience which had borne up under the lash of the torturer, yielded and gave way before all these stings of insects.
Agitated, nervous, she struggled against the double stings of these two troubles.
He was like a big bear raiding a bee-hive and, regardless of the stings, he obstinately persisted in pawing for the honey.
And he tore at it with his paws as he would have torn at the stings of bees when raiding a honey-tree.
The old stings and prods of the spirit were no longer sharp.
Small wonder that he had accumulated such a virulence and variety of fevers, he thought, as he recalled that sleepless night of torment, when the throb of his wounds was as nothing compared with the myriad stings of the mosquitoes.