Light a shuck

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Dana
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Light a shuck

Post by Dana » Fri Aug 03, 2018 5:21 am

From great murder trials of the old west by johnny d. Boggs:the expression means to leave in a hurry.

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Re: Light a shuck

Post by wildwest » Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:51 pm

Dana, I learn SO many new phrases from you!

now lets use it in a sentence.....In Sidewinder Lucas ran and mounted Razor from the rear to go after Gridley (now I forget that that is called) and he
'lit a shuck' outta town. shucks, I just love it.
:cowgirl: "For I know that my redeemer liveth, and He shall stand beside me later on."
(Lucas in Home Ranch) :gunfightercowboy:

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