Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Payne” in chapter 1 of Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant:
...of the pike.
I got the horses stopped on the very brink of the precipice.
My new horse was terribly frightened and trembled like an aspen; but he was not half so badly frightened as my companion, Mr. Payne , who deserted me after this last experience, and took passage on a freight wagon for Maysville.
Every time I attempted to start, my new horse would commence to kick.
I was in quite a dilemma for ...
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