It is so long since you descended these steps, and there is no banister—you will fall.
If you had left it out on the banister, it would be clean now—it's still a good one.
I'd have you to know, Mrs. Stoker, that my uncle was a banister of the law.
Nina lingered for a moment with her hand on the banister, and then hurried to her room.
Staggering out on the landing, he leaned far over the banister.
"Well, it shall not rest where it is," she added, tapping the banister with her yellow fingers.
I ran as I was, barefooted, to the head of the stairs and looked over the banister.
On a banister post stood a tallow candle which guttered in the draft.
She ran half-way down the stairs, and peeped round the banister.
Then there was a voice over the banister says, 'Don't want any thing: send him away.'