Herriot looked up and called him gruffly but not unkindly, the boy thought.
"Ye'll stay there a while, till we sail again," Herriot remarked as he departed.
It was not the bearded giant called Herriot, but another, Jeremy was sure.
Bonnet had been talking to Herriot with quick gestures and pointings.
Jeremy scrambled down the companionway indicated by a gesture of Herriot's pipe.
Herriot, going below, heard the details of the duel from the Captain's own lips.
Nothing brought him on deck or made him speak except to give Herriot monosyllabic commands.
Greystock had promised that there should be no severity, and Herriot had come.
Captain Herriot whispered in my ear; I pushed away from him.
Esther became quiet and gentle; she talked to Captain Herriot, but not noisily; she laughed, her laugh was low and almost musical.