“I saw one man, he got tired, and he went over to the banister and he jumped off and killed himself,” she says.
With one hand she grasped the banister and ascended the stairs.
It is so long since you descended these steps, and there is no banister—you will fall.
Tom Sedley halted close by the banister for orders, depositing his luggage beside him.
I'd have you to know, Mrs. Stoker, that my uncle was a banister of the law.
Convulsively grasping the banister with both hands, his broad shoulders formed a mighty buttress against the pressing flood.
Staggering out on the landing, he leaned far over the banister.
Both porches, but especially the side porch he remembered so well, were rotten and broken; only the banister remained.
"Well, it shall not rest where it is," she added, tapping the banister with her yellow fingers.
Behind, to the right, a door with brown portières, affording a view of a vestibule and banister.