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Time was pressing and there were many patients to be seen.
Thus encouraged, he approached his patient, and made some indication of an intention to trace the route that had been taken by the lead.
Elnathan took a pair of glittering forceps, and was in the act of applying them to the wound, when a sudden motion of the patient caused the shot to fall out of itself, The long arm and broad hand of the operator were now of singular service; for the latter expanded itself, and caught the lead, while at the same time an extremely ambiguous motion was made by its brother, so as to leave it doubtful to the spectators how great was its agency in releasing the shot, Richard, however, put the matter at rest by exclaiming:
It must have been the case, then, that the man in the waiting-room had, for some unknown reason, while I was busy with the other, ascended to the room of my resident patient.
Well, well," said the resident patient, in a nervous fashion, "of course it is hard to say that.
Patients who had chronic diseases or whose lives had long been worn threadbare, like old Featherstone's, had been at once inclined to try him; also, many who did not like paying their doctor's bills, thought agreeably of opening an account with a new doctor and sending for him without stint if the children's temper wanted a dose, occasions when the old practitioners were often crusty; and all persons thus inclined to employ Lydgate held it likely that he was clever.
Mawmsey, an important grocer in the Top Market, who, though not one of his patients, questioned him in an affable manner on the subject, he was injudicious enough to give a hasty popular explanation of his reasons, pointing out to Mr.
He let his patient out and watched him depart with some curiosity, watched until the great motor-car had swung round the corner of the street and started on its journey to London.
Mosey, Doctor Allday entered his consulting-room, punctual to the hour at which he was accustomed to receive patients.
Van Helsing made a very careful examination of the patient.
Zoophagous patient still keeps up our interest in him.
Scarcely a judicious proceeding in a sick-room, with a patient whom it was highly desirable not to excite.

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