He pulled out a drawer and selected a wooden handled letter opener with gold inlay.
Slicing the end of the envelope open with one smooth movement, he placed the letter opener back where it belonged and shoved the drawer shut.
This is attached to a ¼ " No. 6 straight gouge: crossbred offspring of an icepick and an ill-tempered letter opener.
His raised hand is then holding the silver colored letter opener in the shape of his sword.