A weapon like a spring-loaded billy club—a long cudgel.
Cobra Term Timeline in Neuromancer
The timeline below shows where the term Cobra appears in Neuromancer. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...for the suppliers to get one, he goes to the shuriken shop and buys a cobra—a spring loaded billy club. (full context)
...the window to a back alley. He stands in the room, listening to footsteps outside, cobra in hand, but as his “octagon-induced bravado” collapses, he turns and and slides through the... (full context)
Case decides to throw out the cobra and rent a gun, which is now available. Case then visits a coffin he’s rented... (full context)