Levin could not help feeling an interest in the direction his gun was pointed, after that casual shot
near the Kolpensky marsh.
But now each of his three shots
, though well placed in triangular fashion around the rim of the bull's-eye, yet allowed an easy space for Allan to graze within.
And now the archers shot
, each man in turn, and the good folk never saw such archery as was done that day.
The contending archers took their station in turn, at the bottom of the southern access, the distance between that station and the mark allowing full distance for what was called a shot
Three buck shots
of a heavy load, took effect; one going through his mouth, one into the brain, and another probably in or near the brain; all going into the back part of the neck and head.
If the shots
had really gone at random, the chances are a thousand to one that they would not have hit such prominent and picturesque objects.
repeated the officer once more, and the reports of a musket and of two cannon shots
were heard simultaneously.
Tiring of the endless circling, Sheldon tried once more to advance directly on his foe, but the latter was too crafty, taking advantage of his boldness to fire a couple of shots
at him, and slipping away on some changed and continually changing course.
My theory, based on the evidence of the shots
that were heard at midnight, demanded two shots
--one which wounded the murderer at the time of his attack, and one fired at the time of the nightmare.
She defended herself like a true heroine with a revolver, which she shot
through the broken windows whenever a savage made his appearance.
died down as the magazines were emptied, until, quickly, there was no more shooting.
Before they had time to recover, I sent another ball over their heads; and at my third shot
(which went as wide as the second) the whole party threw down the yard and ran for it.