She lifted one of the spare pillows and turned it into a rolled-up blanket.
In cases where no bath is available a large mackintosh sheet may be spread upon the bed under the patient, the sides and top may be raised by pillows, and cold water may be applied to the surface of the body with large sponges.
From several species of Cibotium is obtained a glossy yellowish wool, used for making pillows and mattresses.
Two men, Miles Forest and John Dighton, then smothered the youths under pillows while they were asleep. The murder was committed most probably in August or September 1483.
These benches are often hewn in the form of couches with pillows at one end, and the legs carved in relief.