The perpetual use of bougies, either of catgut or of caoutchouc.
Get off in a storm of execration, after having to give up all the bougies to a gendarme.
Look out "Beleidiger" in a dictionary, and go upstairs and collect all the bougies in a carpet-bag.
By the proper use of bougies, &c., life may occasionally be prolonged for many months, or even for years.
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