He told the police in interview that it would numb the pain at the time but afterwards it would be ‘bad, really bad’.
He tried to move his left leg, to free it from the snow, but it was too tightly wedged, and beginning to go numb with cold.
McKeown says he felt numb when the verdict came through.
I still felt numb and unfeeling, as if nothing that was happening was real.
But now that his marriage has broken up, he feels numb again.
After a minute or so, when the skin is numb , the anaesthetist will insert the larger epidural needle through the skin and towards the epidural space.
I then begin to feel numb , but this side-effect is temporary.
I lay there still in a numb daze from the shock of Mike's mysterious and sudden death.
She drank three small glasses of hard liquor first to numb the pain, he said.
You're standing beside a beer cooler on the bank of a frozen Siberian river, and your nose is numb with cold.