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Origin of anxious seat
Words nearby anxious seat
Example sentences from the Web for anxious seat
Your friend Sweeney, the proprietor, is on the anxious-seat.The Missing Link in Modern Spiritualism|A. Leah Underhill
To descend into that region implied the same process with the "anxious-seat" of the camp-meeting.Army Life in a Black Regiment|Thomas Wentworth Higginson
And here imagine a sigh which, for depth and pro-fun-dity, none but a sentimental old maid on the anxious-seat can heave.Folly as It Flies|Fanny Fern
I verily believe you spent your time on the anxious-seat, and have caught the expression.The Chautauqua Girls At Home|Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden