When his club closed in the dog-days for repairs he went to the club which received him.
It was in the height of summer, just at the beginning of the dog-days.
With the beginning of the dog-days, however, the weather had changed.
While the dog-days are disappointing in respect to bird life, there are compensations.
Common assaults and drunkenness also multiply wonderfully in the dog-days.
People will get up in the dog-days, early, and go out for a morning's skating.
Fortunately, we are not in the dog-days at present, or he might try to bite.'
Every day he has an outburst that would raise the countryside if these were the dog-days.
He would take bronchitis in the dog-days, and have hay-fever at Christmas.
One immersion was enough to make you forget the dog-days utterly.