- At jitra we went wading through bogs .
- I never went near the house , but struck through the woods and made for the swamp
- I was powerful glad to get away from the feuds , and so was jim to get away from the swamp
- I followed a half a mile ; then he struck out over the swamp , and waded ankle deep as much as another half - mile
- When we was out of sight of the house he looked back and around a second , and then comes a - running , and says : " mars jawge , if you ll come down into de swamp i ll show you a whole stack o water - moccasins .
我們走到了后面那間大屋子里的人看不到我們身影的地方，他往后往左右張望了一下，然后走過來說： “左喬治少爺，你要是到下邊泥水塘那里去，我指給你看，那么一大堆黑水蛇。 ”