I accordingly dashed forward to the mast, and, shipping the crank handle of the winch, hove away upon the halliard for dear life.
More than likely it will be young halliard himself that will come to the doorgracious!
They had the halliard in their hands, and the sail was half set, when it blew out suddenly and there was a sharp creaking.
We threw down the loose end of halliard, and began the descent.
At night or in a blow the crew will let go one halliard to pick up another, and away goes the end flying out.
I shall do it very slowly, a little bit each day, and watch the effect on Captain halliard.
The frightened Bob now gave Jim a truthful account of his stopping young halliard on the highway and shooting at him.
Why, when Bob started out this evening, he said he was going to do that very thinglay for young halliard.
Although its musical form is that of a halliard shanty, it was always used for the capstan.
In the whirl of events young halliard had forgotten this man and his wife and their two little girls.