Lincoln was his antithesis, as tall, long-drawn, and somber as the cold-water man he was rated.
Soon after coming out of the sheets he should bathe in cold-water.
"cold-water bug, you know," I explained, but Billings shrugged his shoulders.
It was a one-privy-to-a-floor, cold-water only setup, with a family living in every room.
He stood in the kitchen of the cold-water apartment, still naked, with bits of chalky dust between his toes.
I now casually turned on the cold-water tap and was scalded by nearly boiling water.
They do, but Dandy won't; it's all in the world I have against Dandy; he isn't a cold-water bird.
A cold-water douche would hardly have been a greater shock to her.
"The cold-water ordeal:" this need not be explained, since it is looked on as supreme when a witch is in question.
We left him at the tavern in Amboy, after having passed the night in a cold-water sweat, ready for another start on his journey.