Monthly Archives: December 2011

2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 17,000 times in 2011. If it were a … Continue reading

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Kidd deputized

Previously: “Kinna ye tell tell me a bit aboot it?” Kidd told of his time in Wichita, Kansas and Eads, Colorado, matter of factly and without obvious embellishment. Angus couldn’t know, but Kidd left much of his experiences out of … Continue reading

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The closing

Previously: “This part of the country seems a bit more civilized,” Kidd added, “Being a lawman where I came from is a good way to shorten one’s life expectancy.” “Angus has been looking for help, Deputy US Marshals Boomer & … Continue reading

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The set-up

Previously: Jimmy was wiping down the back bar during a short break from breakfast orders when his concentration on his task was interrupted, “Good morning Mr. Byrne, a couple of tins of coffee please.” He turned around to see Jonathan … Continue reading

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The Man O’War Pub

Previously: McLintock was finally convinced, “Very well, Mr. Kidd, what is your plan?” Ringo was happy to see Daisy, his first ‘Canine-Knight-of-the-Realm after her battle with Renegade the Wolf. He addressed her with her Spirit Name, “You are recovering Akecheta-Apenimon?” … Continue reading

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McLintock was finally convinced

Previously: “Excuse me, gentlemen,” Kidd was speaking quietly and deliberately with a hint of menace in his voice—instantly silencing them, “It seems to me you both screwed up. Instead of screaming at each other, let’s figure out our next step.” … Continue reading

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Kidd takes over!

Previously: “Fair enough, Mr. Spenser, I think we can work together,” Kidd (a name he decided to adopt), replied, “What’s the next step?” “Convincing Marshal McGillicuddy to hire you.” “Let’s go see him.” “Not quite yet,” Spenser replied, “I’m expecting … Continue reading

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Who’s McLintock?

Previously: They were greeted by a smiling Matthew Farkleberry, “North Star is here for you, Doc, fed, curried and excited to see you.” “And Ringo?” “And Flutters?” Boomer had to ask; they expected him back hours ago. “Ringo is here … Continue reading

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I’m flexible—for a price

Previously: They could be excused, I suppose, because of the events of the past day and were really beyond tired (the brown ale wasn’t helping either), “Let me check you first, Daisy. Then we’ll see about food. Buttons, Dear? We … Continue reading

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“How ’bout some breakfast?”

Previously: He read of a job opportunity advertised in the Wichita Star. A position as a deputy town marshal in a place called Grand Marais way up north in Minnesota. He needed to get out of Kansas for a while—he … Continue reading

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