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The other, who was secured in a similar fashion, was a tall man in the last stage of emaciation, with several strips of sticking-plaster arranged in a grotesque pattern over his face.
The Wizard opened his satchel and got out some sticking-plaster with which he mended the cuts Jim had received from the claws of the bears.
This is the only way our NHS will be able to meet demand in the coming decades - but it is now clear that the SNP's sticking-plaster approach is not the medicine our NHS needs.