There was a pen the nibs of which were of ruby, set in gold, made by Doughty.
Make half-a-pint of cocoa from the nibs, taking care to have it clear.
"He's broken the nibs," growled Ab., coming back with the pen.
The two tiny drawers in which she kept stamps and nibs were out and emptied.
Well, while His Nibs is absorbing the bad news, we'll go over this once more.