The Malay Peninsula, with the climate of a perpetual Turkish bath.
All my house, But now, steamed like a Bath with her thick breath. A lawyer could not have been heard; nor scarce Another woman, such a hail of words She has let fall.Ben Jonson
I test my Bath before I sit, And I'm always moved to wonderment That what chills the finger not a bit Is so frigid upon the fundament.
Bath twice a day to be really clean, once a day to be passably clean, once a week to avoid being a public menace.Wilson
Allen of Bath procured them the same honours from thence; and for some weeks it rained gold boxes: Chester, Worcester, Norwich, Bedford, Salisbury, Yarmouth, Tewkesbury, Newcastle-on-Tyne, Stirling, and other populous and chief towns following the example. Exeter, with singular affection, sent boxes of heart of oak.horace walpole
Margery was more of a religious hysteric than a mystic. But she gives a vibrant account of her life as a woman to whom religion and weeping were as attractive as sex was to the Wife of Bath.margery kempe
The cure for a broken heart is simple, my lady. A hot Bath and a good night's sleep.Margaret George
I’m so glad my window looks east into the sun-rising. It’s so splendid to see the morning coming up over those long hills and glowing through those sharp fir tops. It’s new every morning, and I feel as if I washed my very soul in that Bath of earliest sunshine.L. M. Montgomery
How circumstantial reality is! Facts are like individual letters, with their spikes and loops and thorns, that make up words: eventually they hurt our eyes, and we long to take a Bath, to rake the lawn, to look at the sea.John Hoyer Updike
I've also grown as an actor as I've got older in life. I've learnt how to go to work, immerse myself 100 per cent in the character and, at the end of the day, take it all off and go back, get a nice bubble Bath, have a nice massage and realise that is not my life. And that feels good.halle berry
My wife said she'd never heard me singing in the Bath until last week.norman lamont
John Pienaar (BBC reporter): Which do you regret more, singing in the Bath when forced to withdraw from the ERM, or talking prematurely of green shoots last autumn?Norman Lamont: I .. Je ne regrette rien.norman lamont
They couldn't, in the National Party, run a Bath and if either the deputy leader or the leader tried to, Sir Robert would run away with the plug.david lange
Henceforth, there is to be no testing oneself against the best, with the possibility, even the likelihood, of failure: instead, one is perpetually to immerse oneself in the tepid Bath of self-esteem, mutual congratulation, and benevolence toward all.anthony daniels
That in all capital or criminal prosecutions a man Bath a right to demand the cause and nature of his accusation, to be confronted with the accusers and witnesses, to call for evidence in his favor, and to a speedy trial by an impartial jury of twelve men of his vicinage, without whose unanimous consent he cannot be found guilty; nor can he be compelled to give evidence against himself; that no man be deprived of his liberty, except by the law of the land or the judgment of his peers.george mason
There must be quite a few things a hot Bath won't cure, but I don't know many of them.Sylvia Plath
I never feel so much myself as when I'm in a hot Bath.Sylvia Plath
You're welcome to take a Bath. You look like the second week of the garbage strike.neil simon
My working hours are not that conventional. I often get up about two in the morning and do a painting, and then I'll have a Bath, and then I often feel very hungry around 4am, so I'll go into Soho and have a meal somewhere like Balans. That's what I love about living here - there's always life around me.stella vine
O white and midnight sky, O starry Bath, Wash me in thy pure, heavenly crystal flood: Cleanse me, ye stars, from earthly soil and scath Let not one taint remain in spirit or blood!
And the rose like a nymph to the Bath addrest, Which unveiled the depth of her glowing breast, Till, fold after fold, to the fainting air, The soul of her beauty and love lay bare.Percy Bysshe Shelley
The Lord is so kind that He has spread the river Ganges throughout the universe so that by taking Bath in that holy river everyone can get released from the reactions of sins , which occur at every step.
An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood; a mud Bath for every soul concerned in it.George Bernard Shaw
I love to have a Bath with beautiful, relaxing music on and have no rush to do anything. It's a wonderful indulgence, and it helps me to calm down and stop my mind running overtime.
I'm going upstairs to take a Bath.
The Scythians take kannabis seed, creep in under the felts, and throw it on the red-hot stones. It smolders and sends up such billows of steam-smoke that no Greek vapor Bath can surpass it. The Scythians howl with joy in these vapor-baths, which serve them instead of bathing, for they never wash their bodies with water.
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