Tom was up now, saw it was the master, and touched his trencher.
If you're eating for honour, you mustn't leave anything on the trencher.'
One of the most important articles for setting the table was the trencher.
The trencher on his tressel was empty; and he had not wherewithal to re-fill it.
It was Trencher's impression that the man had gone on by without halting.
Now the tall man, the one conspicuously dressed, had been Trencher.
For the moment it was this hundredth man Trencher would have to fear.
Moreover, this person was staring directly in Trencher's direction.
Trencher, looking slantwise to the south, could see them plainly.
"Crowd chasing a pickpocket, I imagine," said Trencher indifferently.