Only phon, lost in thought which white men cannot fathom, and the pack animals full of sweet young grass, seemed content.
They say you go gamble, Chance he go gamble, phon he go gamble too.
Steve Chance and phon had made nearly four miles and begun to pitch camp whilst he was getting that map.
All right, phon, I'll not leave you behind, even if I have to pack you on my own shoulders.
But the sight of the gold put new life into Chance and filled phon's veins with fever.
Steve might threaten what he liked, but jump phon would not.
The moment he laid down his head phon had gone to sleep, and since then not a muscle had twitched to show that he was alive.
phon gave a grunt of contempt at his white companion's want of intelligence.
phon, to his mind, was a much better stamp of gold-seeker than his volatile Yankee friend.
Debbil come to me last night; debbil say, 'phon, you go gamble, you win one hundred dollars.'
Variant of phono-.