Did I make them, I would not attempt to shackle the conscience of any one.
“Why, the beggars have knocked the shackle off the chain,” cried Raft.
My tormentors did not shackle me; I was spared that humiliation.
Sad and strange to say, it is also associated with the whip, the shackle, and the cowhide.
A town without a charter,' he says, 'is a town without a shackle.'