Nevertheless, apart from its head, the puff adder is a creature of great beauty.
Now, the peculiarity of the puff adder is that he strikes backward.
“The cobra and the puff adder, I should say,” returned the surgeon.
The puff adder, that coils itself in a pathway and is very sluggish, bites one by a backward spring.
They were all small and only two, a puff adder and a little viper, were known to be venomous.
We have another dangerous serpent, the puff adder, and several vipers.