Tha said, 'Thou hast killed the buck, and thou hast let Death loose in the Jungle, and with Death has come Fear, so that the people of the Jungle are afraid one of the other, as thou art afraid of the Hairless One.
For one night in each year it shall be as it was before the buck was killed--for thee and for thy children.
If ye yet doubt our power," I went on, "let one of you go stand upon that rock that I may make him as this buck
Buck and his ma and all of them smoked cob pipes, except the nigger woman, which was gone, and the two young women.
Buck said she could rattle off poetry like nothing.
After that inspection the cubs are free to run where they please, and until they have killed their first buck no excuse is accepted if a grown wolf of the Pack kills one of them.
Akela, the great gray Lone Wolf, who led all the Pack by strength and cunning, lay out at full length on his rock, and below him sat forty or more wolves of every size and color, from badger-colored veterans who could handle a buck alone to young black three-year-olds who thought they could.
And you will own yourself, Judge, that the buck
fell at the last shot, which was sent from a truer and a younger hand than your’n or mine either; but, for my part, although I am a poor man I can live without the venison, but I don’t love to give up my lawful dues in a free country.
But even as he asked himself the question the hungry man launched himself from his perch full upon the back of the startled buck
As I crept closer to the antelope, sure this time of a good shot at a large buck
, I suddenly saw something that caused me to forget all about my prey in wonderment.
And this was the manner of dog Buck
was in the fall of 1897, when the Klondike strike dragged men from all the world into the frozen North.
Tell me, lad; did you ever strike a leaping buck
atwixt the antlers?