That I will, and in English that the king needn't be ashamed to answer," returned the hunter
, speaking in the language of which he boasted; "but I see nothing, nor do I hear the sounds of man or beast; 'tis strange that an Indian should understand white sounds better than a man who, his very enemies will own, has no cross in his blood, although he may have lived with the red skins long enough to be suspected
When the Hunter came nearer he saw the maiden, and said to himself, 'I have travelled so far now that I will rest, and turn into this beautiful castle; money I have in plenty.
She prepared a drink, and when it was ready she poured it in a goblet and gave it to the maiden, who had to hand it to the hunter.
Departure from Fort Osage Modes of transportation Pack- horses Wagons Walker and Cerre; their characters Buoyant feelings on launching upon the prairies Wild equipments of the trappers Their gambols and antics Difference of character between the American and French trappers Agency of the Kansas General Clarke White Plume, the Kansas chief Night scene in a trader's camp Colloquy between White Plume and the captain Bee- hunters Their expeditions Their feuds with the Indians Bargaining talent of White Plume
He had enlisted a party of one hundred and ten men, most of whom had been in the Indian country, and some of whom were experienced hunters and trappers.
The game is becoming hard to find, indeed, Judge, with your clearings and betterments,” said the old hunter
, with a kind of compelled resignation.
Brugiere was of a class of beaver trappers and hunters
technically called "Freemen," in the language of the traders.
Ere the moon has climbed the mountain, ere the rocks are ribbed with light, When the downward-dipping trails are dank and drear, Comes a breathing hard behind thee--snuffle-snuffle through the night-- It is Fear, O Little Hunter
, it is Fear!
Oh, yes,' said he, turning to me, 'we are very much obliged to you, Miss Hunter
, for falling in with our whims so far as to cut your hair.
And because of this, and of his merit as a hunter
, he was looked upon with respect, and even awe; and there was talk of making him chief after old Klosh-Kwan.
But already a change is taking place, owing, not to an increased humanity, but to an increased scarcity of game, for perhaps the hunter
is the greatest friend of the animals hunted, not excepting the Humane Society.
The cook, who was called "the doctor" by the crew, "Tommy" by the hunters
, and "Cooky" by Wolf Larsen, was a changed person.
Cut more into the heart of it, lad," said the trapper, for it was the venerable inhabitant of those vast wastes, who had served the bee- hunter
with the banquet in question; "cut more into the centre of the piece; there you will find the genuine riches of natur'; and that without need from spices, or any of your biting mustard to give it a foreign relish.
, Sir, to have the gratification of seeing you at the Den.
The sealing fleet was wintering in San Francisco Bay, and in the saloons I met skippers, mates, hunters
, boat-steerers, and boat-pullers.