And then in a few mornings after this the Mother Superior is taking me back for another initiation. And when I go into the penance chamber this morning, we.
The strappado, also known as corda, is a form of torture wherein the victim's hands are tied behind their back and suspended by a rope attached to the wrists, Historically, it was used by the medieval Inquisition and many governments, such.
Ten-year-old Nathan Entingh doesn't understand why he got suspended from school for three days. According to his father, Paul Entingh, one.
An Americanism dating back to 1880–85; thumb + tack. Dictionary.com The latter she suspended by a thumbtack beside the mirror of her bureau. Out of the.