Quotes 1 till 3 of 3.
A. E. Housman
British poet 1859-19360
But from my grave across my brow
Plays no wind of healing now,
And fire and ice within me fight
Beneath the suffocating night.Source: A Shropshire Lad (1896) No. 30, st. 4
The issue for my character, and the issue of the show is, how dirty do your feet have to get without suffocating yourself in the mud in order to get an inch of what you really want done?
French-born American Critic, Novelist 1929-0
To many men... the miasma of peace seems more suffocating than the bracing air of war.