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Help me please with the bold text, will you?
"But after some tests Richard Pride finds more suitable the drug hyoscine hydrobromide, the twilight-sleep anesthetic of the obstetrical hospital, which he swallows in the powerful hypodermic dose of a hundreth of a grain."
¨Leonard Cline, The Drak Chamber, 1927
Last edited by emsr2d2; 01-Feb-2015 at 15:48. Reason: Put the relevant phrase in bold
I've never come across "heedless noddy" before. I like it!
"Heedless" I had heard, though only from a Scottish friend who says "headless" the same way.
Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.