The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Lone Star Ranger by Zane Grey:|
undressin'. An' he ordered her to put her clothes back on.
Then, Buck, his next move was some surprisin'. He deliberately
thronged a gun on Kate. Yes sir, he pointed his big blue Colt
right at her, an' he says:
"'I've a mind to blow out your brains.'
"'Go ahead,' says Kate, cool as could be.
"'You lied to me,' he roars.
"Kate laughed in his face. Bland slammed the gun down an' made
a grab fer her. She fought him, but wasn't a match fer him, an'
he got her by the throat. He choked her till I thought she was
strangled. Alloway made him stop. She flopped down on the bed
The Lone Star Ranger