The varmints are in retreat,” cried one—“making for the woods on the north.
Such a jumpin' an' yowlin, as when I peppered them varmints; he!
If I come back all right, Girty and the varmints was to leave the cabin.
I larned that long ago; wonder if there are any more of the varmints 'bout.
Wal, Dan'l, as you say, the varmints are powerful plenty in these parts.