It began to look as if we were booked for our walking-papers.
"I have got my walking-papers," he said to Septimus Jones ten minutes afterward.
Notice of dismissal. To “get one's walking papers” is to be fired.
: He found a walk-in clinic just outside town
A customer, patient, etc, who enters without an appointment: Our hair-styling boutique welcomes walk-ins (1970s+)