Secateurs

Just a day after reading https://arnoldzwicky.org/2021/03/29/pruners/ about these tools, I ran across this clip.

Breeders https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8129450/reference
Season 2 episode 3 “No connection”

Paul (Martin Freeman)

Jim (Paul’s father) (Alun Armstrong)

Jackie (Paul’s mother) (Joanna Bacon)

from 12:06 to 12:30

Paul: Hey. You all right, Mum?

Jackie: I’ve been doing Lynn’s roses for years. Since she got arthritis in her hands, and couldn’t work the — oh, what are they called, Jim?

Jim: Secateurs.

Jackie: Secateurs. … so, I’d nip in and do some deadheading or pruning.