And, in fact, the pole had been fractured and was leaning alarmingly.
"The lad's neck is broken, and his spine's fractured," he said in a low voice.
Kicking about the ground, he disturbed the fractured glass of the lantern.
"Dollar and a half," growled Tim, glancing at the fractured gunwale.
They are then fractured by a heavy blow struck with a mallet.
Fortunately his ...