A mainsail carried by a gaff has two halyards, the throat and peak.
In an hour and five minutes I brought him to gaff—a small fish.
When Dan lunged with the gaff the tuna made a tremendous splash that deluged us.
Billy,” the skipper ordered, “get forward with a gaff and keep him off.
Used aboard yachts for bending on the gaff topsail halliards.
I'll take the gaff rather ...