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Why, I believe old Jink's been trying to improve his bad shooting here.
It was dusk turning to dark by the time they reached the remote green by the poplars and accepted the new and aimless game of shooting at the old mark.
I'm morally certain now that Jenkins was the undesirable alien Turnbull wanted to convict in another shooting-affair, but you see the shooting gentleman had another shot in his locker.
It was the same sort of thing; he found a disused target in a deserted yard and couldn't resist indulging in a little secret shooting, like secret drinking.
My three sons have been outlawed for shooting King's deer to keep us from starving, and now hide in the wood.
Such shooting as this was not seen every day in Nottingham town.
As to your shooting and mine, we must let future days decide.
He and I were all that were left of the DUCHESS'S complement, and I was pretty well to the bad, while he was helpless now that the shooting was over.
But at least part of the shooting public seems willing to accept a lie.
6 : to score by shooting <The player shot a basket.
Authorities did not know if the shooting was gang-related.
Though some criminals thoroughly deserve to be shot, the victims who are forced to shoot the criminals often feel guilt for shooting them.