Have you ever seen a murder first hand, someone being butchered before your eyes?
Pierre gave him a sidelong look at his butchered French, and Sofia smiled despite herself.
Many traders and trappers were butchered by the Indians, who became still more troublesome after the invasion of the Territory by the gold-seekers, and the surveying of railway routes had been undertaken.
He saw one of his uncles dragged from the palace and butchered by a savage mob.
To be a tried soldier was the road Wa to honour and office, and the king could not be enthroned till he had with his own hand taken captives to be butchered on the war-god's altar at his coronation.