The loom-girl in these parts is never too early at her harness and shuttle.
Do you think you are going to make me run to and fro like a shuttle?
The shuttle will be made by the carpenter; the awl by the smith or skilled person.
We cut with a knife, we pierce with an awl, we weave with a shuttle, we name with a name.
And as a shuttle separates the warp from the woof, so a ...