I know that of you which, even on the code of the duellist, would justify any gentleman in refusing to meet you.
But for his repute as a duellist they would have picked a quarrel with the visitor there and then.
Working men who drank the health of a duellist were imprisoned for drunkenness.
As a duellist he had acquired who had fallen at his hands; but they were many.
The young baronet acted weakly, doubtless; but the duellist's blood was surely upon his own head.
That Carlo Ammiani had slunk from a combat with your duellist.
His father had died upon the field; and repudiation of the duellist's code involved censure of him.
The duellist when hard pressed is apt to give way before his opponent.
But before his military exploits brought him a national reputation he had become notorious in his neighborhood as a duellist.
I did not wish to claim to be a duellist by telling you of my engagements.