Not enough to retire instantly to somewhere warm and beachy, but a pleasant increment to my nest egg.
Each of these gaps was held and guarded by a castle while the level eastward of beachy Head was held by Pevensey.
A new gun was soon at work again, but to us it was always beachy Bill.
As this gun enfiladed the beach, it became widely known as "beachy Bill."
Cornish choughs abound, and breed on beachy Head, and on all the cliffs of the Sussex coast.
I think he had been swimming, and being disturbed by "beachy," had run for a dug-out only to be buried by the shell.
The wind kept favourable until we sighted beachy Head, about half-past five in the evening, and then it nearly died away.
A beachy Head correspondent writes to a daily paper to say that he has seen a peculiarly bright light in the sky.
"beachy Bill" had just located a lot of Australians, digging themselves in about fifty yards away from us.
The last day on the beach proved to be pretty hot with shelling, chiefly from beachy Bill.