Ben looked for it upon the stairs, and he found it sticking in a loop of whipcord, which was entangled round one of the balusters.
His fingers had been busy tying knots in a length of whipcord.
The old man stopped a minute, his whipcord neck swelling, his lips twitching.
Name's Mervin; all whipcord and whalebone; springy as a bent bow.
It needed some strength to keep the position for long, but the muscles of his arms and legs were like whipcord.
A mass of whipcord muscle, it can be made rigid, or flexible, at will.
He took from his pocket a couple of feet of whipcord and handed it to Philo Gubb.
It was the opposite one to which the hurrying fugitive in whipcord had taken.
What was difficult to manage in that mass of whipcord mental fibre, was put into verse and sung.
whipcord laughed as he let go my throat and began to take off his coat.