"I'm sure I don't know," he said, taking a short inhalation. "
On several occasions I have observed that when one of the bearers performs his part ill, by making the inhalation out of time, the part of the body which he tries to raise is left as it were behind.
All that northern shore of the Arabian Sea has at the present time an odour which it wafts far over the water, resembling odours of happy vague dream-lands, sweet to smell in the early mornings as if the earth were nothing but a perfume, and life an inhalation.
They are liable to become slowly unconscious, and so to continue the inhalation till life is ended.
From his hammock came the deep, regular inhalation, exhalation, with an occasional grunt or sigh.