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  • Ago poured fire and brimstone on this sinful and shameless generation."
  • Among other things Hales invented a "sea-gauge" for sounding, and processes for distilling fresh from sea water, for preserving corn from weevils by fumigation with brimstone, and for salting animals whole by passing brine into their arteries.
  • They were proverbial for wickedness, for which they were destroyed by a rain of "fire and brimstone" (Gen.
  • Another retiring gentleman, with a brimstone belly, doubtless got by scraping along the Tartarian tiles in some of his profounder divings.
  • Pull, then, do pull; never mind the brimstone--devils are good fellows enough.

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