He rises girt in the swaddling-bands of the tomb, once more to walk in the light of the living.
The helplessness of the French infant in its swaddling-bands means the liberty of the nurse—that is the whole explanation.
I myself was thought beautiful by the women at one time—when I was in my swaddling-bands.
He tosses them aside as the swaddling-bands of the Church's infancy—childish fetters, too weak to hold the limbs of grown men.
The art of advertising being then in its swaddling-bands, this specimen of it struck its hearers as really creditable.
Lay aside the swaddling-bands of your imperfections, conform your lives to the highest ideals of uprightness and truth.
Since the time was ripe, Wahaska did presently burst its swaddling-bands.