At one end there was a thong with a loop in it, and it smelled of tiger.
I can see him yet, scowling at me and whirling the loop over his head ready to throw.
This he moulded into a loop, and mounted inside a pear-shaped bulb of glass.
A loop in the butt of the bull whip was about the young man's wrist.
Dropping the weapon from his hand it still dangled by the loop.