Then Jenks understood that his bullet had hit the lock of the Dyak's uplifted weapon, with the result already described.
All the game was given to the Dyak guides, who were very glad to get it.
Over this fireplace in the open hall hangs the most valuable ornament in the eyes of the Dyak, the bunch of human heads.
They resolved, therefore, to accompany the Dyak guide on a new expedition.
The Dyak is conscious of his ignorance of the laws which govern the world in which he lives.
It just simply couldn't be done according to Dyak etiquette.
After a walk of another hour they reached the Dyak house, and the whole population of the place followed them to the shore.
If the crocodile will live at peace with him, the Dyak has no wish to start a quarrel.
When the weeding is done, the family return to the long Dyak house and remain there for about two months.
An offering of Dyak delicacies is hung up under it for food.