The Deer Stalker Author:Zane Grey Eburne quickly reached out and slapped Scott so hard that he sat down suddenly in the snow. He got up cursing and swung his cane at Eburne's head. Throwing up his arm, Eburne caught the force of the blow, snapping the cane like a pipestem. Then he shot out his left hand to clutch Scott's coat collar. — "It's part of a deer hunter's work to dea... more »l with coyotes and skunks," he said, shoving the man back hard against a post. "I think you're pretty much of a skunk. Packing around a dirty scandal sheet of a rotten newspaper to inspire a gossip about a woman is just about as low-down as a man can get. So, Mr. Errol Scott, I'm handing you one for that!"
He swung his fist in a sweeping arc flush against the jaw of the surprised easterner. The blow sent Scott's head back with a sodden thud against the post. He dropped like an empty sack.« less