In wild countries any tough straight-grained wood may be selected for treenail making.
"The ship has sent up these rockets to warn us of our danger," said Mr treenail.
We did so, and now, as it was getting dark, the captain came up to Mr treenail.
"Thank God, they have retreated after all," said Mr treenail.
When we found that no one was inside we told Captain treenail of the man we had seen climbing up the cliff.
treenail was coolness itself, and I aped him as well as I could.
True enough, treenail; so the sooner we make a dash through the opening the better.
"My lads, we are now sure of your game," sung out treenail, with great animation.
A treenail driven in here and there serves to keep all in place by nipping the cross poles tightly.
This, after being faced and hewn with the adze, is passed through a double-handed cutting instrument known as a treenail tool.