He ducked instinctively, striking upward with his cutlass as he did so.
The point of the cutlass just passed my hip-bone, and gave me a smart flesh-wound.
Use only the cutlass when you gain the parapet and ply like men.
And signing to one of the men to join Darby at the door, he drew his cutlass.
His belt was tightly drawn round his waist, and his cutlass hung from it.