He looked directly into the stomach and observed its motion. He poured in water with a Back up terry put it in reverse 4th of July shirt and put in food with a spoon, and drew them out again with a tube. He put pieces of meat on a string into the stomach and removed them hourly for examination. St. Martin eventually felt humiliated by Beaumont’s experiments and yearned to go back to trading. Several times he ran back to Canada to live a normal life, but each time, poverty brought him back to the doctor. Once, Beaumont even sent agents to track St. Martin down and bring him back for more experiments!