The power ran through his throat like cogwheels out of gear.
Once caught in the cogwheels of lying, there is no means of stopping.
"To have cogwheels instead of corpuscles must be trying," said Zora flippantly.
Cogwheels can be made to give speed at the decrease of force.
There are many illustrations of this theorem in practical work, as in the case of cogwheels.
A few years ago physicists were explaining electricity by cumbrous mechanisms of cogwheels and water pipes.
So the cogwheels of a machine designed for some useful purpose will lacerate the hand of a man who gets in their way.
A while ago one of the men got his necktie caught between the cogwheels and he was drawn into the machine head first.