As I was almost upon it the thing retreated
before me, but a sound from behind caused me to wheel in time to see three pairs of eyes rushing at me from the rear.
Greatly embarrassed, I retreated
, and night coming on, lay down in the forest and slept.
Buck remembered the man in the red sweater, and retreated slowly; nor did he attempt to charge in when Sol-leks was once more brought forward.
He did not try to run away, but retreated around and around the camp, advertising plainly that when his desire was met, he would come in and be good.
When the two poor frightened men had secured their wives and goods, they sent the other slave they had of the three who came with the women, and who was at their place by accident, away to the Spaniards with all speed, to give them the alarm, and desire speedy help, and, in the meantime, they took their arms and what ammunition they had, and retreated
towards the place in the wood where their wives were sent; keeping at a distance, yet so that they might see, if possible, which way the savages took.
The "Safety" (S1) should have retreated
back to defend his/her basket when the actual shot was taken.