"hendry doesna see what Miltydes was after," said T'nowhead.
The supercargo and hendry went up on the bridge together, where they could talk freely.
Ay, hendry called me fond like names, thae no everyday names.
Neither Chard nor hendry could detect the ring of mockery in her tones.
hendry took his cue quickly enough, and hailed the two other boats.
"Take him to the for'ard deck-house," snarled hendry viciously.
When hendry paddled up to the river bank two Frenchmen met him and "in a very genteel manner" invited him into their house.
hendry gave him a furious glance, but his rage choked his utterance.
Then hendry slowly undid the knots of the string with which the parcel was tied.
Up on the bridge hendry and Chard were talking and looking out ahead.