The Shadow had fired directly toward the man behind the wheel.
The Shadow aimed and fired, but the shot was late.
The Shadow aimed for a rear tire; but could not fire.
The Shadow fired again, from the bedroom door; the shot meant new rescue.
The Shadow fired from the edge of the sidewalk cafe.
The Shadow fired at the hand that held the knife.
The Shadow fired again and brought down the remaining chunks.
With his left hand, The Shadow fired a single shot into the room.
The Shadow, helpless upon the wall, could not fire in return!
The Shadow had fired in defense of his life.