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Joe," said I, as a last resort, "I should like to know - if you wouldn't much mind - where the firing comes from?
Another had been shot at a loophole in the very act of firing into the house and now lay in agony, the pistol still smoking in his hand.
I thought I had been dreaming and firing at two stars.
I heard a chain dragging along the ground, and a yoke of the great sulky white bullocks that drag the heavy siege guns when the elephants won't go any nearer to the firing, came shouldering along together.