His faith in boiling did not save him from a certain shrinking from wormy soup.
And this after the pinched ration of mouldy salt-horse and wormy hard-bread!
When the nut is brought and cracked it is found to be wormy and bitter.
But when we take down Browning, we cannot think of him and the 'wormy bed' together.
Have also a knife with which, at the proper time, to open the wormy apple.
To make cider or vinegar from rotten and wormy apples ought to be considered a crime.
I pick from a step-ladder, and sort into three classes: windfalls, wormy, and perfect.
I thin the fruit while on the trees by picking off the wormy and defective ones.
Pastures with cows after gathering; says they eat the culls and wormy fruit, and it pays.
It is not advisable, as they injure the trees, but they pick up the wormy fruit.