It now occurred to me that the bandage, or surcingle, which enveloped me, was unique.
To this I was securely bound by a long strap resembling a surcingle.
At last he began to back, and Ned and I let go of the surcingle.
You intend cutting your surcingle and running away, little coward?
The surcingle should lie neatly over the girths, and have an equal bearing with them.