Andrey (azangru) wrote,

Из Конан Дойла в переводе О. Варшавер:

There was a small bottle of laudanum upon the table, and I managed, by insisting upon helping him myself, to mix about half a drachm with the spirits. - Под рукой у меня оказался опий и, наливая бренди, я щедро подмешал туда порошка.

Вот только опий был не в порошке, а в спиртовой настойке :-)

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