There she lay, the Fleming staring at her, with the garrote in his hand.
He was apparently as familiar with the garrote as the knife.
He cleared his throat as though to disembarrass it of a garrote.
They would all be glad to see him seated in the chair of the “garrote.”
If the rascal does recover, what a beautiful subject for the garrote he will make.
What a splendid ...