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Finally I could endure the suspense no longer, and, arming myself with my two Colt revolvers and a carbine, I strapped two belts of cartridges about me and catching my saddle horse, started down the trail taken by Powell in the morning.
Kala did not wait to see more, but, turning, moved rapidly back along the trail.
Then the bull lifted her to his shoulder and turned back to the trail toward the south from whence he had come.
said Uncas, pointing north and south, at the evident marks of the broad trail on either side of him, "the dark- hair has gone toward the forest.
Here the trail ran straight for a considerable distance, and down the shady forest aisle, beneath the overarching branches of the trees, rode the white-robed figure of the pursuer.
The stars came out, very near and sharp and bright, and by their light dogs and men still kept the trail.
It was the signal for the charge and the vocal organs were shaped for the thunderous roar when, as lightning out of a clear sky, Sheeta, the panther, leaped suddenly into the trail between Numa and the deer.
But in the picture there are many sun-dogs, and it comes into my mind to call it 'The Sun-Dog Trail.
That is why the first trail turned aside so quickly.
The trail was in excellent condition, well packed and hard, and there was no new-fallen snow with which to contend.
He was sure that Rokoff would be following this trio, and so he felt confident that so long as he could keep upon the Russian's trail he would be winning so much nearer to the time he might snatch his son from the dangers and horrors that menaced him.
Then the drifting shadow of a huge butterfly attracted his attention, and soon he was nosing through the jungle on the trail of a wood-rat.