"Gee-up," I shouted to my cows, and cracked my blacksnake over their backs; and they strained slowly into the yoke.
It was quite on the cards that the old-timer might use a blacksnake whip on him.
He knows all about Mr. blacksnake and that really he is a coward.
He knew by the sound of the rustling that Mr. blacksnake was right at his heels.
And the teamster pranced out and brandished his blacksnake whip menacingly.
You see, he knew right away why Mr. blacksnake had asked after him.
You see he had seen little Luke's battle with the blacksnake and was drumming and screaming for joy.
He had been teaming in the nearby woods, and the blacksnake whip was in his hands.
In his hand he held a long, blacksnake whip to administer punishment.
"Maybe he won't meet Mr. blacksnake," said a little voice inside of Jimmy.