The steam-bath is used as a remedy in all kinds of disorders.
In the station itself it is light and as hot as a steam-bath.
For a moment that transition from personal warmth to diplomatic coolness is as the Russian plunge from steam-bath to snow-heap.
In town and country it is held to be a religious duty to take a steam-bath once a week.
In case of extreme fatigue, a steam-bath or a hot-water bath immediately followed by a cold bath will be found very effective.