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  1. The stretchers moved on.
  2. Tom helped load and unload the stretchers.
  3. Let’s follow those stretchers to our medical center.
  4. He advised us to get rid of the fold up camp stretchers.
  5. Possibly the helmsman may have been wearing one of these stretchers.

  6. The militiamen with stretchers who were called up stood behind the officers.
  7. Outside one by one the girls were laid onto stretchers and rushed into the clinic.
  8. It was only now that he noticed wounded men staggering along or being carried on stretchers.
  9. This enabled quick conversion from transportation of ambulatory patients to those on stretchers.
  10. What you just said was one of those unanswerable mind stretchers that Zen masters come up with.
  11. They walked a short distance to the woodline of the clearing, where the stretchers had been put down.
  12. At that instant the sun began to hide behind the clouds, and other stretchers came into view before Rostov.
  13. At that instant the sun began to hide behind the clouds, and other stretchers came into view before Rostóv.
  14. He's told some stretchers, I reckon, and I said I wouldn't swallow it all; and that's every bit and grain I DID say.
  15. To avoid a scuffle and media attention, the security officers carried stretchers for the protestors to be placed on.

  16. Caris realized they could move the bodies more quickly if they carried them on the kind of stretchers the builders used.
  17. Still chuckling, he pointed to two fold-up stretchers leaning against one of the walls, and told them how to assemble them.
  18. And the fear of death and of the stretchers, and love of the sun and of life, all merged into one feeling of sickening agitation.
  19. We returned to our makeshift camp where a tent hospital had been erected and dozens of wounded were lying on stretchers awaiting treatment.
  20. Talk was rarely heard in the ranks, and it ceased altogether every time the thud of a successful shot and the cry of stretchers! was heard.
  21. It was a wet Wednesday when the hospital ship docked at its berth at Southampton Docks and the badly wounded were being disembarked on their stretchers.
  22. The Vietnamese Special Forces unit got into a separate helicopter and another medical helicopter loaded the two commandos’ from Lee’s team onto stretchers.
  23. I was very far behind in a huge truck that transported the field hospital with dozens of beds, mobile operating rooms, an assortment of devices and stretchers.
  24. Swann and Sheila rigged a couple of stretchers from hauberks and abandoned spears, and by means of gesture and example chivvied the carters into helping as bearers.
  25. Geiger nodded his head, looking for a moment down the long line of wounded and sick waiting on stretchers along the tree line facing the southwest extremity of the grass strip.

  26. Crowds of wounded- some known to Pierre and some unknown- Russians and French, with faces distorted by suffering, walked, crawled, and were carried on stretchers from the battery.
  27. Crowds of wounded—some known to Pierre and some unknown—Russians and French, with faces distorted by suffering, walked, crawled, and were carried on stretchers from the battery.
  28. Look at this man to my right! Take a picture of me and him, both on our stretchers, and publish it while asking which one of us is more precious in the eyes of the parents of that young man.
  29. I saw but one ambulance along the trail; there were some stretchers but many of the badly wounded were either dragged over the soggy road in a blanket or lay at the creek until the next day.
  30. One moment he’d been sleeping, and the next, the atoll was rocking with explosions, a siren was howling, and people were sprinting by, dragging patients onto stretchers and rushing them out.
  31. When I came round he was smearing a substance like grease on my shoulder and then it was dressed and I was carried back outside and laid next to the other wounded soldiers on their stretchers.
  32. Disregarding the officers’ orders, the soldiers stood leaning against their stretchers and gazing intently, as if trying to comprehend the difficult problem of what was taking place before them.
  33. As we looked further down the lane we could see a cottage that had been hit by shellfire and was now being used as an aid station and we could just make out the stretchers inside and laid outside.
  34. Instances have been reported of compasses being considerably deflected in this manner, and their Lordships have now directed that the use of steel stretchers in caps is to be immediately discontinued.
  35. Nancy looked at all this with growing sadness and dismounted, walking towards the nearest line of stretchers, where dozens of paramedics and volunteers were frantically providing first aid to the wounded.
  36. When men were killed or wounded, when rows of stretchers went past, when some troops retreated, and when great masses of the enemy came into view through the smoke, no one paid any attention to these things.
  37. Did she say the poor children looked a bit peaked? Or did she just shoot something into their veins and then throw them on the stretchers? I wish I could mount a conscientious opposition, but I haven't the spirit for it.
  38. Many in the crowd of crewmembers, including dozens of teenagers, went to the anti-gravity stretchers lined up in one corner and quickly pushed them towards the shuttle, climbing the rear ramp and disappearing inside its hold.
  39. Rostov did not think what this call for stretchers meant; he ran on, trying only to be ahead of the others; but just at the bridge, not looking at the ground, he came on some sticky, trodden mud, stumbled, and fell on his hands.
  40. Rostóv did not think what this call for stretchers meant; he ran on, trying only to be ahead of the others; but just at the bridge, not looking at the ground, he came on some sticky, trodden mud, stumbled, and fell on his hands.
  41. Ingrid got up with relief from her seat but waited for the other eight wounded, lying on stretchers, to be carried out before grabbing her backpack, kit bag and rifle and stepping out, careful not to rub her still very sensitive burns.
  42. Their Lordships say that their attention has been called to the practice of seamen wearing steel stretchers in their caps, and to the danger which may result from these stretchers becoming strongly magnetised, and being worn by men close to the ship's compasses.
  43. Still guided by Sergeant Meade, Ingrid made a stop at the forward aid station of the Marine Raiders, with her now unencumbered ammunition carriers picking up the wounded Marines there that could be moved, carrying them either on stretchers or on top of ponchos held by their four corners.
  44. The great public who know how to appreciate the highest art, will be delighted and surprised to learn that two of these splendid Oil Pictures, in all their original beauty and excellence, mounted on canvas and stretchers, ready for framing, are offered as a premium to each $3 yearly subscriber.
  45. The first thing that James did after Wei bade them a cheery goodnight and locked them in, was to try to use one of the plastic knives on their wrist manacle – it proved to be totally useless, and there was nothing else available, so they were still stuck-together…it took them quite some time, being handicapped by their bound wrists, to assemble the stretchers and make their beds….
  46. Hundreds of bodies, freshly smeared with blood, of men who two hours previous had been filled with divers lofty or petty hopes and desires, now lay, with stiffened limbs, in the dewy, flowery valley which separated the bastion from the trench, and on the level floor of the chapel for the dead in Sevastopol; hundreds of men crawled, twisted, and groaned, with curses and prayers on their parched lips, some amid the corpses in the flower-strewn vale, others on stretchers, on cots, and on the blood-stained floor of the hospital.

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