She could feel the shears against her hair, and she was so scared she swore like he told her.
Hubertine had taken up the shears to remodel one of the pieces of vellum.
She knew that Coupeau was jealous enough to attack Lantier with his shears.
Put the finger, protected by the cardboard, between the two points of the shears.
Shears for cutting tin and metal have long handles ...