Bull Hunter

Bull Hunter

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Bull Hunter by Max Brand

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1924

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Bull Hunter

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Something jerked through his body as though a whip had been flicked across his back. With a great rending and a loud snap the big stump came up. A little shower of dirt spouted up with the parting of the taproot. The trunk was flung high, but not out of the hands of Bull Hunter. He whirled it around his head, laughing. There was a ring and clearness in that laughter that they had never heard before. He dashed the stump on the ground.

"It's out!" exclaimed Bull. "Look there!"

He strode upon them. As he straightened up he became huger than ever. They shrank from him--from the veins which still bulged on his forehead and from the sweat and pallor of that vast effort. The very mustang winced from this mountain of a man who came with a long, sweeping, springing stride. On his face was a strange joy as of the explorer who tops the mountains and sees the beauty of the promised land beneath him. He held out his hand.

"Lady, I got to thank you. You--taught me how!"

But she shrank from his o

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Great story with a wonderful main character. The first Max Brand story I had read - got me hooked!
If you like a good western, you're gonna enjoy this one...had made a great western movie. I'm surprised Eastwood didn't make this yet.
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