"With the result that I had to buy a new pair of pruning-shears," said the Idiot.
Never touch it with the pruning-shears unless you want to spoil it.
I prune with pruning-shears and a chisel to increase the fruit; I think it pays.
As this can be done with pruning-shears, it may be an economical method of destroying them.
Its height is fully seventy feet, and its crown is as flat as though cut off with a mammoth pair of pruning-shears.
The sharp knife and the pruning-shears have other uses in the June orchard.
pruning-shears, and a pruning-pole, with a chisel at the end, can be procured of those who deal in agricultural utensils.
There was a robin singing in a bush under the window, and there was some one in the garden with a pair of pruning-shears.
"But I was going to—" He made a feeble beginning toward stooping for the pruning-shears.