More and more stretches the distance between the bwana and his headman.
Then, as the headman hurried up: "Get me the box of medicines, quick!"
The headman, they insisted everywhere, must accept as a present whatever he liked to have.
So for the present Xenophon went off, taking the headman back with him to his household and friends.
All attempts of the headman and elders to restrain him were useless.
The headman did not know where he was gone, but there are plenty of trees.
The towns, too, were divided into quarters, and each quarter had its headman.
Shortly afterwards the headman came to say that his daughter had also disappeared.
Now the headman was afraid to do anything, for fear of the great government.
You came straight down from the king and governor to the village and its headman.