He was coming downstairs with quaking legs; his face was ashen white, and he leaned heavily on the banisters.
The girl, under a spell of the Dead Man's will, came out to the banisters.
Lindsay closed the door behind him without replying, and half-way down the stairs her voice appealed to him over the banisters.
It sounds just like—like—oh, like sliding down the banisters.
Maxfield stopped, hesitatingly, with his hand on the banisters at the top of the landing.
Daisy saw her feebly ascend the stairs, clutching the banisters.
I could not wait till he had reached me, but called out over the banisters, 'Well?
His little daughter was standing up there with one hand on the banisters.
Myra commenced mounting the stairs, but turned on the fifth step and hung over the banisters to smile at him.
Dick and Marjorie hurried down and leaned over the banisters too.