The business with hammerlock Smith had taken more time than I had thought it would.
Thus through no great skill of my own the fortunes of war had given me a hammerlock on him.
Pandit caught the fanatic's wiry arm and brought it behind his scrawny back in a hammerlock.
I turned around and I was holding Oswald trying to get his arm up behind him in a hammerlock, and I heard it click.
It was the hammerlock and he soon had the hunchback begging for mercy.
The odd thing was that the psychopathic twist which got hammerlock Smith into trouble had been able to get him out of it again.
When Fred had him tight, he caught one of Jock's straying arms, bent it slowly behind his back, and contrived a hammerlock.