The "muckworm" Cottington, as Browning calls him, suggested the sentence which was carried out.
He is as handsome a young fellow as ever was hatched from a muckworm.
You may hang the muckworm, and what shall that profit any one?
"In that he lied like the muckworm that he is," I exclaimed.
Peace, muckworm, or my Sword shall stop thy Breath for ever.