1 There I was struck on the shoulder by a Jezail bullet, which shattered the bone and grazed the subclavian artery.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In PART I: CHAPTER I. MR. SHERLOCK HOLMES
2 It was pierced by a very small but very deep wound, which had divided the carotid artery.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In X. THE ADVENTURE OF THE GOLDEN PINCE-NEZ
3 His adversary had fallen senseless with excessive pain and the flow of blood, that gushed from an artery or a large vein.
4 Sometimes my pulse beat so quickly and hardly that I felt the palpitation of every artery; at others, I nearly sank to the ground through languor and extreme weakness.
5 He was concentrated on tying an artery.
6 The artery was beating everywhere.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER V—FACTS WHENCE HISTORY SPRINGS AND WHICH HISTORY ...
7 He heard the arteries in his temples beating like two forge hammers, and it seemed to him that his breath issued from his breast with the roar of the wind issuing from a cavern.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XI—WHAT HE DOES
8 He heard the beating of his arteries as one hears the ticking of a watch in the dark.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 8: CHAPTER XVI—IN WHICH WILL BE FOUND THE WORDS TO AN ENGLIS...
9 If, then, we are to believe the skilful, revolutions like the Revolution of July are severed arteries; a prompt ligature is indispensable.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER II—BADLY SEWED
10 Almost the pulsing of the town's heart could be felt as the work went forward night and day, pumping the materials of war up the railway arteries to the two battle fronts.
11 Atlanta, the heart of the Confederacy, was still beating full and strong, the railroads that were its arteries throbbing with the never-ending flow of men, munitions and supplies.
12 It was one of the main arteries which conveyed the traffic of the City to the north and west.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
13 I won't say a word until I get some peptone into my arteries.
14 A wave of yet more tender joy escaped from his heart and went coursing in warm flood along his arteries.