His big hands were surprisingly gentle as he wrapped her foot and secured it with tiny safety pins.
It is certain that towards the close of this third and concluding Late Minoan period in the island certain mainland types of swords and safety-pins make their appearance, which are symptomatic of the great invasion from that side that was now impending or had already begun.
Northern forms of swords and safety-pins are now found in general use.
The back and front were then pulled up over the shoulders and fastened together with brooches like safety-pins (irepovat).
I could have become a punk and found redemption in tartan and safety pins or joined an ashram in Goole.