He had a fleeting impression that she had been for some time where she stood now, by the stairway with her hand on the newel post.
Kathrien turned away and traced a pattern on the newel post with her slender fingers.
But Richard was slow about following them, and when I was half way down the stair he was only as far as the newel post.
"I feel like an ass," said young Mr. Van Pycke, probably to the newel post, there being nothing else quite so human in sight.
He noticed, too, that Dr. Redding had descended the stairs and leant against the newel post.
She beheld the Colonel leaning against the newel post, looking up but not seeing her.
A flat sphere of solid wood tops the capital of the newel post.
Where can I find an old stair rail and newel post suitable for the old house?
Then, with an odd lack of assurance, he said: About that newel post now, Rowland.
The staircase at the extreme left is hand-carved, the newel post being exceedingly plain.