A Bargain with Peg-Leg by Frank Norris

A Bargain with Peg-Leg

byFrank Norris

Kobo ebook | May 13, 2015

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This story describes Bunt McBride’s account of Peg-Leg Smith, a shameful one-legged offender. Bunt retells the story on his break from the night shift at the mine. Peg-Leg amputated his own leg and fashioned himself one from a tree stub after he was shot. He was known for his aversion and spent his life trying to get people to stop using words of abusment. Bunt encountered him at a bar in Yuma when Bunt was just a teenager. He was there watching his friend, Clarense, play a gambling game with some men that involved taking their temperatures. Clarence won, and the guys start accusing him of cheating. Peg-Leg had been sleeping in the back room, but he appeared and tackled Clarence from across the room. Bunt jumped to Clarence’s defense and pulled off Peg-Leg’s leg… Read the story till the end to know it!

Title:A Bargain with Peg-LegFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:May 13, 2015Publisher:Media GalaxyLanguage:English

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