Of twenty-four arrows, shot
in succession, ten were fixed in the target, and the others ranged so near it, that, considering the distance of the mark, it was accounted good archery.
How say you, old war-hound, will you not have a flight shot
or two with this springald?
They say he shot
the cockade off his own servant's hat; just like him to have cockades, of course.
The other archers in this round were disconcerted by the preceding shots
, or unable to keep the pace.
Stepan Arkadyevitch shot
two more birds and Levin two, of which one was not found.
All's well with him; no fear for a hand that's been shot
down in his duty to captain and owner.
First, it was starlight, and Saxtorph shot
without drawing a bead; next, he shot
so rapidly that the two reports were like a double report; and finally, he knew he had hit his marks without looking to see.
Now, reserving for another discussion the means of producing this velocity, I will call your attention to the dimensions which it will be proper to assign to the shot
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.
He roves about in the garden of the palace and upon the ramparts: yes, once he even shot
your father and mother right in the heart.
Said negro has been shot
in the left arm between the shoulder and elbow, which has paralysed the left hand.
re-echoed Sir Henry and I, and from that day Good's reputation as a marvellous shot
was established, at any rate among the Kafirs.