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Later, I took a photo of my eye with my cellphone, the skin around it still swollen, the whites streaked with popped red veins.I Was Pregnant When He Hit Me. Here's #WhyIStayed.|Anonymous|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So the discs get all floppy, swollen, pop out left, pop out right.Why Is Louis C.K. So Funny? He Uses Humor as a Moral Compass.|Andrew Romano|May 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even reference seems to float free: Are those ten appendages swollen fingers, or dreadlocks, or sea cucumbers?
But the attitude of doctors was that if the lymph glands were swollen it was a good sign of a body fighting infection.
According to Robertson—not a registered dietician—low carb diets “build up clinkers” and “you get swollen joints, you get gout.”Diet Like Jesus: What the Bible Says About How to Eat|Candida Moss|October 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A huge piece of black court plaister hid the wound on his swollen lip, a cup of tisane stood upon the table.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
He had nearly bitten his swollen tongue in two falling over an unseen peat-cutting, and blood-flecked foam gathered on his lips.Uncanny Tales|Various
But her bare and swollen feet caused her such pain that she fell on her knees, sobbing most pitifully.Honey-Bee|Anatole France
He crossed the Tyne at Haltwhistle fords, losing many men in the swollen river.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
To-day the frost is so intense that the noses of the Muscovites risk becoming swollen and frost-bitten.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky