Schwitter, the nurseryman, had proved to have a wife in an insane asylum.
The adoration of her, and the insane desire of her, can be seen in every play he wrote from 1597 to 1608.
Advocated with more heat than light by the outmates of every asylum for the insane.
He, and he alone, in this insane city, will wait at table (the Chinaman doesn't count).
And the fancy was this: Are not the sane and the insane equal at night as the sane lie a dreaming?
It is insane, admirable, imposing; and it makes one feel proud.
His design then appeared to him insane, monstrous, polluting.
But only on condition that I gave up the 'insane' idea of remaining here.
The only thing I am afraid of is that he may have one of his insane spells just as we are about to rescue him.
He was afraid the man might be suffering from one of his insane attacks.