A state of sound readiness
A short rest, feed and carbide fettle followed before an enjoyable pull through down five lovely pitches.
Still, we were happy to get there in good fettle (aching knees excepted!
She was in great fettle, bouncing all over the place.
Then there's the vexed question of who you trust to tweak, fiddle and generally fettle your precious instruments.
fettle for someone who'd been Crucified and was only 33.