wish I was the sheriff around here," the deputy said. All this time, he
had been standing on the side, looking mad, but staying quiet. "I bet you
wouldn't talk to me like that."
what would you do, you little no-butt nothing?" Tucker said to the deputy.
laughed. The little deputy turned red.
up," Mapes said to him.
used to no n*****s talking to me like that," the deputy said.
stick around long enough," Beulah said, from the steps.
just stand here and take this?" the deputy asked Mapes.
can go for a walk," Mapes said. "I'll call you if I need you." (9.113-119)