As she spoke she continued her difficult way down the channel of the drook.
Mr. Darling nodded, placed two loaded pistols in his pocket and vanished up the tangled slope of the drook.
When she reached the head of the drook she halted and gave ear.
The tide must have carried the bully out of the drook, while George was asleep, and drifted it around to the harbor.
They beached the bully at the foot of the drook and made her fast.
They reached the black crest where the brushwood of the drook showed above the level of the barrens.
Git north to the drook where yer man bes, an' lay down there, the three o' ye, till I fetches yer bully.