Some articles on absorbent:
... they crafted from various fabrics, leftover scraps, grass, or other absorbent materials, to collect menstrual blood ... of a cotton wool or similar fibrous rectangle covered with an absorbent liner ... With earlier materials not being as absorbent and effective, and early pads being up to two centimetres thick, leaks were a major problem ...
Famous quotes containing the word layers:
“The force of a death should be enormous but how can you know what kind of man youve killed or who was the braver and stronger if you have to peer through layers of glass that deliver the image but obscure the meaning of the act? War has a conscience or its ordinary murder.”
—Don Delillo (b. 1926)