In it, a character just gave the other a gift of a left-handed battle axe.
Try as I might, I just can't figure how an axe could be right or left-handed. It takes me back to my first
Evidently, older scouts have used this as a joke on newer scouts.
I found this mention in a book... but I don't visualize well from instructions alone, and can't make sense of it. (Reading about the tabernacle and the priestly garments is tough slogging for me.) Lots of guitars being called left-handed axes, but that's not what this book means.