But it ain't like him to unbelt for a chunk unless he knows something.
I tell ye what you do: Give him a bone or a chunk of tough meat to chaw on.
"He needs a chunk of lead about the middle of his appetite," Taterleg declared.
"A chunk of wood banged me in the forehead," said Tom simply.
Just a handful of twigs at a time will cook coffee or roast a chunk of meat.