I had then the happy inspiration to have recourse to the hair-shirt, which hitherto I had dreaded.
I might as well put on a hair-shirt for the rest of my existence.
She kneels to say her prayers on the edge of that hair-shirt.
A severer line of business, perhaps, such as I had read of; something that included black bread and a hair-shirt.
He was at once ascetic and sensual, ...