Also he admitted with equal readiness that she might have found an empty box which had once contained a rat-poison.
He testified to having handled that particular variety of rat-poison in very large quantities for many years.
Sometimes he thought the time was getting near when he would have to sell his vases and buy two pennyworth of rat-poison.
A rat-poison may be met with composed of baric carbonate, sugar, and oatmeal, flavoured with a little oil of aniseed and caraway.
At five o'clock in the arternoon Ginger Dick was talking about two-penn'orth o' rat-poison.
Timar drinks the coffee with the thought that perhaps there is rat-poison in it.
The twopence was set aside for his funeral as it were, or rather for the rat-poison which would make the funeral necessary.