Sometimes there were wrestling matches, and combat with sword and quarterstaff.
In his right hand he carried a quarterstaff, which he used as a walking-stick.
So I examined billhook and quarterstaff, and at last said I knew them.
He was dead, for the end of the quarterstaff had driven in his forehead, so madly had I struck at him with all my weight.
And next, I saw my quarterstaff ...