灾难简

    玛莎·简·坎纳里(marthajanecannary)更出名的是灾难简,她是一位美国边疆女战士。除了许多功绩外,她还因为认识野比尔·希考克而闻名。晚年,她出现在布法罗·比尔的《西部狂野秀》和1901年的泛美博览会上。写作作品:灾难简的生活与冒险、灾难简写给女儿的信。

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While in El Paso, I met Mr. Clinton Burk, a native of Texas, who I married in August 1885.

在埃尔帕索期间,我遇到了克林顿·伯克先生,他是得克萨斯州人,我于1885年8月与他结婚。

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On October 28th, 1887, I became the mother of a girl baby, the very image of its father, at least that is what he said, but who has the temper of its mother.

1887年10月28日,我成了一个女婴的母亲,这正是它父亲的形象,至少他是这么说的,但谁有它母亲的脾气。

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By the time we reached Virginia City I was considered a remarkable good shot and a fearless rider for a girl of my age.

当我们到达弗吉尼亚城的时候,我被认为是一个了不起的好射手,对我这个年纪的女孩来说是一个无所畏惧的骑手。

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When I joined Custer I donned the uniform of a soldier. It was a bit awkward at first but I soon got to be perfectly at home in men's clothes.

当我加入卡斯特时,我穿上了士兵的制服。刚开始有点尴尬,但我很快就穿上了男装,在家里过得很舒服。

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I left Montana in Spring of 1866, for Utah, arriving at Salt Lake city during the summer.

1866年春天,我离开蒙大拿州,前往犹他州,夏天抵达盐湖城。

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We were ordered out to quell an uprising of the Indians, and were out for several days, had numerous skirmishes during which six of the soldiers were killed and several severely wounded.

我们奉命出动镇压印第安人的起义,出动了好几天,多次发生小规模冲突,有六名士兵被打死,几人受重伤。

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As many of the riders before me had been held up and robbed of their packages, mail and money that they carried, for that was the only means of getting mail and money between these points.

因为在我之前的许多骑手都被劫持,他们的包裹、邮件和随身携带的钱都被抢光了,因为这是在这两个点之间获得邮件和钱的唯一途径。

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It was considered the most dangerous route in the Hills, but as my reputation as a rider and quick shot was well known, I was molested very little, for the toll gatherers looked on me as being a good fellow, and they knew that I never missed my mark.

这条路被认为是山里最危险的路线,但由于我的骑手和快攻的名声是众所周知的,我很少受到骚扰,因为收费员视我为一个好人,他们知道我从不失分。

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