running dog was interrupted by the sound of a familiar voice from the darkness.
There is just as much in feeding a running dog, as a running horse.
"running dog is coming to tell us about something big," they cried.
The Sioux looked anxiously toward the west, expecting to see a company of their foes racing along on the trail of running dog.
"We followed those people a long ways," running dog told them.
Then, as running dog finally came within shouting distance, they began to cry out and question him.
"They went that way," said running dog, as he pointed toward the east.
It was not long before they saw the eager lad racing toward them with the message from running dog.
"Listen, my brothers, I will tell you about it," said running dog.
"Perhaps the Crows came this way—perhaps they crossed the gully and went straight ahead," said running dog.
A subordinate with little authority
[1970s+ Army; fr abusive Chinese and North Korean Communist phrases like ''a running dog of Western imperialism,'' fr Mandarin zou gou, ''running dog,'' a dog that runs at its master's command]