A boat from the ship was alongside, and Mr. fluxion had just stepped on board.
Mr. fluxion called Captain Terrill, and the order was given to pipe all hands.
"Keep her south-east," said Mr. fluxion to the quarter-master at the wheel, when the headland bore north-east from the vessel.
Mr. fluxion "made no sign," and the acting officers were as reticent as ever.
As before, Mr. fluxion had preceded them, and engaged accommodations at the hotels.
"I have nothing to say about it, Mr. Hamblin," added Mr. fluxion, sharply.
Mr. fluxion, the pilot, and the master of the galiot consulted together for some time.
Mr. fluxion asked the permission, which was readily granted.
"You come with a very nobby crew," said Mr. fluxion, as the principal stepped upon the deck of the consort.
"You must lower them in slings," added Haven, prompted by Mr. fluxion.