As he sprawled backward another striker, standing over him, fired a revolver
into his chest, quickly and deliberately, again and again, until the weapon was empty.
Yes, ma'am," he said, as he followed her, though he still carried the big revolver
at his side, and though he glanced reluctantly at the unguarded open door.
exploded harmlessly in the air, and the seaman crumpled up with a scream of pain and terror.
In spite of his denial of having touched a drop, and of his persistent assertion that the revolver
had been in his hip pocket and that he had not laid a finger to it, he was discharged from the force.
Occasionally, for the larger game animals and the gigantic beasts of prey, I used my express rifle, but for the most part the revolver
filled all my needs.
Instantly the fellow sprang to his feet with a cry and levelled his revolver
at the intruder.
San Francisco was no longer the legendary city of 1849--a city of banditti, assassins, and incendiaries, who had flocked hither in crowds in pursuit of plunder; a paradise of outlaws, where they gambled with gold-dust, a revolver
in one hand and a bowie-knife in the other: it was now a great commercial emporium.
This from George, and I found myself looking into the muzzle of his revolver
--of the revolver
he dared to use on me, but was too cowardly to use on the prisoners.
Returning his revolver
to its holster, he walked quickly to the entrance of the tent.
Instinctively his hands flew out to save himself and at the same instant Meriem leveled the revolver
at his breast and pulled the trigger.
The two warriors who had stood by the priest were approaching, but when they came within a few yards of Trent's revolver
they dropped on their knees.
It is quite understood, Daddy Jacques, quite understood, that you are very fond of your masters; and you want them to know it, and never cease repeating it--especially since the discovery of your revolver