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Sith it be no better,'' said Locksley, ``I am content to try my fortune; on condition that when I have shot two shafts at yonder mark of Hubert's, he shall be bound to shoot one at that which I shall propose.
Now, comrade, I take no flight shot, and I give you the vantage of watching my shaft.
So he was shot as he drove his car down this strip of straight road, and I should think somewhere about here.
The first three sped their shafts, and while they were fair shots they did not more than graze the inner circle.
There was the report of four shots, and like swallows the snipe turned swift somersaults in the air and vanished from sight.
Ball after ball flew over or fell short or kicked up the sand in the enclosure, but they had to fire so high that the shot fell dead and buried itself in the soft sand.
I was just reaching for my pipe where I had laid it down, when I heard a shot from shore.
in 1453, stone shot of 1,900 pounds weight were employed.
The time has been when I have shot thirteen deer without counting the fa’ns standing in the door of my own hut; and for bear’s meat, if one wanted a ham or so, he had only to watch a-nights, and he could shoot one by moonlight, through the cracks of the logs, no fear of his oversleeping himself neither, for the howling of the wolves was sartin to keep his eyes open.
He has a scar on his forehead, caused by a blow; and one on his back, made by a shot from a pistol.
Good jumped at the idea, for he was longing to have a shot at those elephants; and so, to speak the truth, did I, for it went against my conscience to let such a herd as that escape without a pull at them.
cried Robin, "how likest thou that shot, good fellow?