Jeff and the deputy-sheriff walked through the bar-room and out on the porch.
"And fights like a devil," replied Dan Treu, the deputy-sheriff.
At this point the outside door was unexpectedly pushed open, inward, and the deputy-sheriff came into their midst.
My friend, deputy-sheriff like me, found himself in this hell of--I mean in this terrible tight place.
"I said that you were my prisoner, Mr. Alden Lytton," answered the deputy-sheriff, gravely.
Sillett had levelled a pistol at the deputy-sheriff, repeating his words with one addition: "Quick!"
Lamb found it something of an effort to speak naturally beneath the deputy-sheriff's fixed gaze.
As most of them had never seen the play, they were not surprised when Holden did not again join the attack on the deputy-sheriff.
The deputy-sheriff kept saying it over and over to himself as he hurried to the hospital.
As a deputy-sheriff this educated faculty of not requiring sleep aided him in many important captures.