The little Welsh woman repeated the pit-boss's saying, "Damn the men, save the mules!"
Then pit-boss come to you: 'You shoot your mouth off too much, feller.
The pit-boss poured down his whiskey, and set the glass on the bar.
Hal was glad of this opportunity to get better acquainted with his pit-boss.
Could a man be brave enough to protest to a pit-boss when his body was numb with weariness?
But Hal did not remove his nose from the danger-zone, and over the fist a pair of angry brown eyes gazed at the pit-boss.
It was exactly as Alec Stone, the pit-boss, had explained to Hal.
The pit-boss rose from his chair and knocked the ashes from his pipe.