They gape round him while he twangs and screeches, the wind-bag!
Bluntly, a wind-bag; two hundred and seventy pounds of atmosphere.
Maybe it was done as a trick to scare the wind-bag engineer.
There was a wind-bag hanging over the sun that will soon be piping a merry note.
They sneak up to me sideways, look at me out of a corner of the eye, and say: "That man is a lunatic," ...