In one hand he carried a basket, while the other was clinched on a butcher-knife well fitted for dark and desperate deeds.
"Well, I have," rejoined the other, turning his meat with the point of his butcher-knife.
Well, what would you say to a man who chased his wife with a butcher-knife?
We next gave to each one of them a jack-knife; then to each one of the women a butcher-knife, for cutting up their seals.
Then Ah Sam, with a butcher-knife, cuts these pieces into strips just as wide as the can.
Rosie thought it would be a little indelicate to come right out with butcher-knife.
This is merely a cry from a Pen-knife, of course; but then it is sure to be heard by the butcher-knife.
He whipped out the butcher-knife which the Apache had flung at him and cropped off a lock of his hair.
Their favorite was sure of success; and nearly all political contests were decided by "butcher-knife influence."
I always keep a butcher-knife near me but it was between the mattress and the feather bed and I couldn't get to it.