Now the waterbuck does not leave the river for any great distance.
On the way thither, I killed two zebras, a waterbuck and a Thomsonii.
From where I stood looking at them hartebeest, kob, waterbuck, and oribi were also all in sight.
The character of the waterbuck for fierceness and daring also belongs to the takhaitze, and both are swift runners.
Below us, about fifteen yards away, was the carcass of a waterbuck half hidden in the foot-high grass.
I have said “famed” antelope, because the waterbuck is in reality one of the finest and most famous animals of the whole tribe.
Bushbuck, waterbuck, and lots of other herbivora appeared, but no carnivora.
Their purpose was to follow the course already taken by the waterbuck until they should have sneaked within better range.
Ostrich and maribou feathers stuck out from the top, while upon his feet were sandals made from the thick skin of a waterbuck.
Sometimes we have kongoni steaks, at other times we have the heart of waterbuck or the liver of bushbuck or impalla.