A short while after, I passed out - the wormwood must have made me sick.
The survivors of the 1996 election were relegated to a kind of mute opposition, forced to sip wormwood from the cup of their own brewing.
The more classic version is the almost dry, bitter drink with the strong aroma of wormwood and other bitter herbs.
To be sure, the morbidity has become less lush; it's been distilled into essence of wormwood .
Yes, absinthe is made with wormwood , which contains a psychoactive chemical called thujon, which causes mild hallucinations.
For such a man these herbs should be used: lupin, helenium (which we call elf-dock), marsh mallow, dock elder, wormwood and strawberry leaves.
And for that matter, surely someone ought also to have known that absinthe is made with wormwood , not digitalis.
Hemingway later blamed the damage on woodworm, a witty reference to absinthe's quasi - magical ingredient - wormwood .
Examples of carbonizing herbs to stop bleeding are carbonized cattail pollen, carbonized human hair, carbonized agrimony and carbonized wormwood or mugwort.
The drug is extracted from the leaf of the Chinese weed Artemisia annua or sweet wormwood .