The cigar was snatched away exactly as you describe, and the poodle was chucked
out of the window after it.
I could earn a dollar and a half a day, common labor, and I might get in as instructor in Hanley's cramming joint - I say might, mind you, and I might be chucked
out at the end of the week for sheer inability.
off the belt with my right hand," he said, "an' made a reach for the flint with my left.
That is, everything that had happened from the time I first left Nebraska to when I crawled to the daylight out of the snow after they had chucked
me off the mountain-top.
You can't expect me to be pleased at being chucked
out of the saloon as if I weren't good enough to sit down to meat with that woman.