He wore second-hand kid gloves, in good repair, and carried a small rattan cane
with a curved handle--a female leg--of ivory.
Murio's 'Peanut Hang-up' is a coat hook fashioned from solid rattan cane
For the next 16 years I suffered the tawse (leather strap) in infant school, the cane in primary school and, it appeared, any implement teachers could get their hands on in secondary school, including rattan cane
, leather strap, wooden yardstick, blackboard dusters, gym shoes, bunsen burner tubes and of course the odd slap on the head.
Sand swished, and under my cap brim appeared a polished rattan cane
, gleaming oxblood Oxford shoes, dark tan slacks with a perfect "break" over the smooth toecaps.
Half-vested still, I stepped out on the porch, And there he stood and worked a rattan cane
Beneath his thumb compulsively .
The knowledgeable explained it to be a kind of cane found all along the southern part of Indian Ocean, the Rattan Cane
Murders are rare, gun crime is nearly non-existent and drug possession of any kind is a serious offence leading to jail time and sometimes lashings with a rattan cane
Anwar, who had repeated denied the accusation, could have faced up to 20 years in prison and whipping with a rattan cane
accorsing to the country's rules had he been found guilty of the crime.
The government said this first-ever corporal punishment of women was more to shame than to injure - the flesh-lifting rattan cane
used, having been condemned by Amnesty International.
Muslims caught by religious authorities are usually let off with a warning or fine but offenders can be jailed three years and given six strokes of a rattan cane
on top of a RM5,000 ($1,430) fine.
She was sentenced to six lashes with a rattan cane
and has chosen not to appeal the sentence.
An Islamic court ordered that Kartika Sari Dewi Shukarno, 32, be beaten with a rattan cane
after she was caught in a raid on a hotel night club in eastern Pahang state last year.