Chambers carried Tom's skates to the river and strapped
them on him, the trotted around after him on the ice, so as to be on hand when he wanted; but he wasn't ever asked to try the skates himself.
We shall not want it to go to church; but it must be ready the moment we return: all the boxes and luggage arranged and strapped
on, and the coachman in his seat.
Let's have no more staring and screaming, else we'll have you strapped
for a madman.
When this was agreed upon and settled, the man strapped
on the runner's other leg, saying to him, 'Now be nimble, and see that we win
Finally I could endure the suspense no longer, and, arming myself with my two Colt revolvers and a carbine, I strapped
two belts of cartridges about me and catching my saddle horse, started down the trail taken by Powell in the morning.
As he reached the foot of the slope, an elderly horseman, with his portmanteau strapped
behind him, stopped his horse when Adam had passed him, and turned round to have another long look at the stalwart workman in paper cap, leather breeches, and dark-blue worsted stockings.
Tis useless to talk to an Indian with the death-fit on him, lad,” interrupted Natty, who seized the strips of the blanket, and with wonderful dexterity strapped
the passive chieftain to his own back; when he turned, and with a strength that seemed to bid defiance, not only to his years, but to his load, he led the way to the point whence he had issued.