We would have bagged the whole animal right then if Rorschach‘s magnetosphere hadn’t chosen that moment to kick sand in our faces.
Near eleven o’clock in the morning, we cleared the lower slopes of the mountains that form the island’s center, and we still hadn’t bagged a thing.
We might have bagged all three niggers and trundled the oxen back to camp.
This animal came in the nick of time for us to bag some real quadruped meat, and it was warmly welcomed.
Daresay Corny Kelleher bagged the job for O’Neill’s.
“I thought you bagged all those gentlemen last night,” said I, pointing to them.
We absolutely must bag some game to placate this man-eater, or one of these mornings master won’t find enough pieces of his manservant to serve him.”
They told stories of their wonderful feats with fowl, fish and quadruped—how many wild ducks and turkeys they had shot, what “savage trout” they had caught, and how they had bagged the craftiest foxes, outwitted the most clever ‘possums and overtaken the fleetest deer, until I thought that surely the lion, the tiger, the bear and the rest of the wild tribe would not be able to stand before these wily hunters. “
Wood, who was also Keeper of the Capital Prison, had a sideline as a counterfeiting expert, bagging boodlers for the federal bounty money.