Since the marriage of Alroy, there had never been such a merry morn as the day of his impalement.
And he gave orders that he should be put to death by impalement next morning.
Chiefest of all, the impalement of the old Raimondi on Marta's knife.
But impalement as we now know it was preceded by dimidiation.
Some are said to have survived their impalement as much as forty-eight ...