“We two must carry it between us, slung on the alpenstocks,” said Dale.
Our armor-bearers carried our ice-axes, alpenstocks, and other implements for us.
A good supply of alpenstocks and blue veils is indispensable.
We raised our alpenstocks; the spectres also flourished their btons.
The women of duty look like coquettes, and the others look like alpenstocks!
They were ...