But even after the Tropicana transferred to the ramada hotel chain, Briggs said she “never received a penny.”
A nighttime curfew that was imposed a few weeks ago seems barely enforced now—no doubt to the relief of the women at the ramada.
A great quantity of dry fodder, piled in the ramada, served them for food and bedding.
An hour passed, and then from the ramada there came a sound of wailing.
The night after the big snake-killing Jefferson Creede picked up his blankets and moved quietly back to the ramada with Hardy.
The courtyard was partly shaded by a ramada and partly open to the hot sun.
But at this moment the dying light of the fire showed him the aguaras advancing in a dense body to assail the ramada.
They accordingly continued their journey, and at seven o'clock in the morning the little party arrived at the ramada.
Oliver Drew awoke the next day after the fire dance in the ramada which had been assigned to him.
Together they made their way to the house, and Ermine passed under the ramada with his hat off.