Toward that end, the sabot or "shoe" (fig. 41) took the place of the wad.
The sabot was a wooden disk about the same diameter as the shot.
They wear wooden clogs, a sort of sabot, and make such a noise.
When Sabot entered the inn at Martinville it was a signal for laughter.
"I do not say—I do not say; perhaps we might come to an understanding," faltered Sabot.
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