What has not been said for and against the divining-rod of Jacques Aimar?
After a cold and snowy night it needed a divining-rod to find it.
This faculty, indeed, is the divining-rod of the man of science.
Jacob, whose nose was a divining-rod, told him there was a vein of coal beneath.
The phenomena of tests by the divining-rod are not by any means new.
The divining-rod is, if one may say so, first cousin to the “life-rood.”
The divining-rod is the meagre survival of the once renowned tree-oracle.
It is impossible to say when the use of the divining-rod first originated.
There is a certain captain who has great faith in the divining-rod.
Some occurrence of the hour may have suggested the knavish adept with his divining-rod.