According to Mack, he nearly killed her, broke 18 of her bones and, “sawed much of my hair off with [a] Dull Knife.”
The particulars of the Dull Knife Raid will be given in another chapter.
It is said that Dull Knife as a boy was resourceful and self-reliant.
It was quite evident that Dull Knife was getting on his nerves.
With a Dull Knife you are almost certain to split the links when separating one from another.
What Bean wished at the moment was to have Breede tied to a stake, and to be carving choice morsels from him with a Dull Knife.
It was a great trail that last long running fight of Dull Knife, and proved his heart good and his medicine strong.
Hence it happened that there was only one troop of the Fourth at the fort at the time of the disappearance of Dull Knife and band.
After they are soaked enough to come off very easily, take them off with a Dull Knife.
Dull Knife was quite a youth when his tribe was caught one winter in a region devoid of game, and threatened with starvation.