The monotony of life aboard
her became trying for the crew.
Every soul aboard
stood at the bulwarks or on the seats of the steamer and stared at that distant shape, higher than the trees or church towers inland, and advancing with a leisurely parody of a human stride.
We had approached within a mile and a half perhaps of this foot of the bay, when some of the islanders, who by this time had managed to scramble aboard
of us at the risk of swamping their canoes, directed our attention to a singular commotion in the water ahead of the vessel.
from Salters, and for an hour and a half every soul aboard
hung over his squid- jig - a piece of lead painted red and armed at the lower end with a circle of pins bent backward like half-opened umbrella ribs.
Lower and lower sank her gunwale as we dropped aboard
her, with no more care than the Gadarene swine whose fate we courted.
It seems that the pursuit by the cruiser had so terrorized the mutineers that they had continued out across the Atlantic for several days after losing her; but on discovering the meager supply of water and provisions aboard
, they had turned back toward the east.
Dian went aboard
first and then Juag, as I wished to help Raja and Ranee aboard
myself, well knowing that it would fare ill with any Mezop who touched them.
You came aboard
voluntarily, and you may take the consequences.
During the whole four days I had not seen the girl, as she evidently kept closely to her room; and during this time no untoward incident had occurred aboard
the boat--a fact which seemed to strengthen the web of circumstantial evidence about her.
His own men he hastened to their posts in his prahu that they might be ready to pull swiftly away the moment that he and the captive were aboard
But to the left the first heads were popping up from below on another junk, and I rounded up the Reindeer alongside long enough for George to spring aboard
They carry caviare and certain very noble spices from the Levant aboard
of ships from Genoa," quoth Sir Oliver.
And, of all times, Soup Kennedy selected this time to come and retrieve an old shirt of his, left aboard
the Reindeer from the trip he sailed with Clam.
while the Captain won unto him the greater party) was convoyed aboard
the General Don Alfonso Bacan.
Much of my service had been spent aboard
the great merchantmen-of-war.