If Horta had tried to apply pressure, he'd have turned obstinate on the instant.
We anchored in the open roadstead of Horta, half a mile from the shore.
First the girl and now Horta tried to lure him with mystery and assurance of interest in high places.
The town of Horta contains, I was told, upwards of 10,000 inhabitants.
We found several sailing vessels at anchor in the roadstead of Horta.
Why—our agent in Horta tells me they spend fifty thousand pounds every year in advertising all over the world!
Without being given any orders, they accepted the parcels Horta handed out.
The short-wave call ended, with Horta too much disturbed to refer again to Jimenez.
The day after my arrival at Horta was the feast of a great saint.
As it happened, she landed in the wrong harbor, but picked herself up and found Horta a few minutes later.