The Induna's Wife
"I think these ghost-bulls are upon us, too," said the King, with an angry sneer. "Look forth, Untuswa, and see whether all the world has gone mad."
Quickly I gained the gate in the woven fence which surrounded the isigodhlo. From far and near people were flocking, while the great open space within the kraal was becoming more and more densely packed; and, making their way through the blackness of the crowd, which parted eagerly to give them passage, came a weird and hideous throng, decked with horrid devices of teeth and claws and the skulls of beasts, their bodies hung with c