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This is the sort which is taught to soldiers in drilling, for example.
No one saw Mamma drilling them rigidly hour after hour.
The bullet went clean through my thigh, drilling the bone, but happily missing the sciatic nerve; thus the mere pain was less than it might have been, but of course I went over in a light-brown heap.