Posts Tagged ‘sword’

Who are Tayle Drawers?

Tayle Drawers are thieves who snatch gentlemens swords from their sides. “He drew the cull’s tayle rumly”  => He snatched away the gentleman’s sword cleverly.

What is the Sword Racket?

The Sword Racket is to enlist in different regiments, and on receiving the bounty to desert immediately.