Stricken with Pott's disease when just a boy, he scarcely grew taller after that and was left with a humpback created by a deformed spine.
Visitors to the site where a humpback whale beached itself at the weekend were shocked to discover the mammal had already been put down yesterday.
She described a hideous humpbacked creature with stumpy horns, and bristles down the back of a long neck.
Camel racing, a favorite pastime in the Middle East, has taken flack from human-rights advocates for the young boys imported to jockey the humpbacked desert beasts.
About a dozen whales have been spotted to date, mostly humpbacks , and five have been darted.
The humpback whale creates the most complex, long-lasting, repetitive sound patterns of any non-human animal on our planet.
For a musician it would be difficult, if not impossible, to define the sounds of the humpback whale without using musical terms.
And you can end up looking like a hunchback: The incline platform prods you into a humpbacked posture.
It's not unusual to see dolphins cavorting near the boat when in the tropics, but during one trip we saw a humpback whale lumbering along in its own beautiful way.
The humpbacked gardener emptied the saucepan onto the roots of the flame trees, his favorites, and doused them with water drawn from the river several miles away.