In other rencounters, he obtained some inconsiderable advantages.
But, Colonel, were duels or rencounters most in fashion in those days?
There's no Rencounters, no starts of Passion, no suddain Accidents to discompose them.
There is always an awkwardness in country places at rencounters between people who are unaccustomed to strangers.
Numerous anecdotes are told of these rencounters, all tending to show the fierce and formidable character of the tiger.