A boy kills a poacher, whereupon his father and grandfather argues about what to do.
Instead, he finds a poacher, raises his rifle, and fires a lethal blast.
Borlase knew it had made Kit Kendrew a poacher when his wife fell ill of fever.
How is it that all mankind has a sneaking sympathy with a poacher?
Jeppe—I have never been either hunter or poacher in my life; you know that is work which may send you to prison!
"Why, it's the story of the poacher that she's telling us," he whispered.
No burglar ever brags of his exploits; the poacher always boasts, and always receives applause.
"Ay, I thought it was a poacher," interrupted Standish dryly.
Hence his giving support to the pretensions of the poacher—not all unselfish.
"I—I reckon we'll call it Providence, all the same," said the poacher.