You think this is bad?
YOU AIN’T SEEN NOTHIN’ YET!
Haines was a greedy man who followed his chosen profession strictly for the money, although his partners were drawn by the excitement and the killing.
After a moment or two, he had to agree that his men were right. Five birds in hand were more profitable than one in the bush. Anyway, from what he’d heard about Beau Jack, it was unlikely that he would run if he knew his pards were in trouble.
“All right,” the bounty hunter said, setting down his glass. “Let’s get it done. I’ll take the dancer first. Kilroy, you get the big joker at the table while Gomez can handle the roulette players.” He nodded to Gomez. “Get in close to ’em. And don’t miss.”
“I never miss,” Gomez boasted, and that was true.
It was hard to miss when your technique was to sneak up on your victim and shoot him in the back.