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Already her hand approached the poniard on the table, when suddenly her ear caught an unusual noise in the turret.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
It suddenly occurred to the soldier that to kill this savage princess with one blow he must poniard her in the throat.
A PASSION IN THE DESERTHONORE DE BALZAC
But this comes of old fashions, and of wearing a long Liddesdale whinger instead of a poniard of Parma.
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
She had been protected by some (p. 140) portions of her dress which had turned the poniard aside.
MARGARET OF ANJOUJACOB ABBOTT.
Sometimes she presented the poniard to one person's breast, sometimes to another's, and oftentimes seemed to strike her own.
THE ARABIAN NIGHTSUNKNOWN
About him his band had melted away; doggedly had they given up their lives beneath sword, mace and poniard.
UNDER THE ROSEFREDERIC STEWART ISHAM
How should I be friend to one who deceives me by fair words, and who would have Douglas deal with me with his poniard?
THE ABBOTSIR WALTER SCOTT
He sullenly flung his poniard down, gasping for breath, just as I covered the second of our enemies with my pistol and fired.
THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME V, ISSUE 28, APRIL 1893VARIOUS
You, yeoman fewterer, conduct me to The lady of the mansion, or my poniard Shall disembogue thy soul.
THE PLAYS OF PHILIP MASSINGERPHILIP MASSINGER
At the same instant the smaller man bounded past me, and buried a long poniard in the Emperor's heart.
THE EXPLOITS OF BRIGADIER GERARDARTHUR CONAN DOYLE

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