Do your carving, lay your bread, and take off trenchers, with two fingers and thumb.
Set the saltcellar on your lords right, and trenchers on the left of it.
Have your table-cloths and napkins ready, also trenchers, salts, &c.
Gude be wi' auld langsyne, when our gutchers ate the trenchers.
Thence to Tom Pepys and bought a dozen of trenchers, and so home.
These roundels ...