His first moves were sensible enough, given the small number of his force and the sprawling size of the armory.
There is however in his armory one last weapon to be deployed to restore some self-respect.
The armory art fair that opened this week in New York, like any other art fair, represents the opposite of all that.
"arms and weapons collectively," c.1300; see arm (n.2) + -ory. Meaning "place where arms are manufactured" is from mid-15c. Also used in a sense of "arsenal" (mid-15c.), "the science of heraldry" (late 15c.), from Old French armoierie, from armoier "to blazon," from Latin arma "weapons" (see arm (n.2)).