The only condition was that the heads should be free from lice and nits (eggs).
There are no bugs in the blankets, no nits in the hair, no maggots in the cheese.
It is propagated by means of the ova or nits, which are glued to the hairs of the head.
We must kill them, big and little,” said the leader; “nits will be lice.
And will all die as dead as nits, if they bain't got ...