But it is very improper for such folk to smear themselves with civet.
Of civet and scimitar I believe it can only be asserted that they are Eastern.
I will ask you then, for your own account, Mr. Leroux, of the arrival of the woman in the civet furs.
Give me an ounce of civet, good apothecary, to sweeten my imagination.
Give me an ounce of civet, good apothecary, says Shakspeare.