"I should have been scragged, and no mistake," said the boy, with a shiver.
Tell me what happened in the woods after I got scragged and Mike carted me up here?
Just in case you get scragged in one of these brawls and I don't?
That old man would have been glad to see you scragged, Mr. Ainsleigh.
Besides, could he not plead that he had repaid the pals who had been scragged?