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He stabbed her twice with a penknife, and one of the wounds was potentially fatal.
No you are not, he answered settling himself back in an easy position, and taking a penknife from his pocket to play with.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
She was pruning a rose-bush with Bub's penknife, and when she heard him coming she wheeled, quivering.The Trail of the Lonesome Pine|John Fox, Jr.
On arriving at his house they found him rather unwell; he went about the room bent like a half-opened penknife.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
I opened it with a penknife soaked in an antiseptic solution, and cleaned it thoroughly.
On the cover he had scratched an inscription with his penknife, "The Emperor to his little friend Julia."Napoleon's Young Neighbor|Helen Leah Reed