It came in thick showers through the windows, and disturbed the patients as much as the screams of long tom.
This advice was heeded, and long tom was the first to move forward.
But when they learn that new hands have taken hold of the long tom they may think that they can start their funny business again.
"Be good boys," cried long tom, as we prepared to move off after breakfast.
All the winter, however, Shorty and long tom brought water for drinking from a spring, and looked for the stream to come back.
The great event was the appearance of a new "long tom" on the Bulwan.
The desultory bombardment went on as usual, except that "long tom" did not fire.
There was also a large quantity of ammunition for the long tom which he did not disturb.
To the west of the line of the long tom Ranch the land became more broken.
My hoss, long tom,—an' he was as game a animal as ever lived,—just wavered an' swayed when I hit th' saddle.