With her win, Hirono also became the first Asian/Pacific islander American woman to be elected to the Senate.
When we were abreast of Cape Florida the islander suddenly put up her helm, and stood off to the south-west.
I only wish I had you and your crew to run the islander for me.
"We started out to catch the islander, and I am as anxious to do it as you are," I added.
He told me, if he had to go to New York, he should sail in the islander on the next tide.
At six I estimated that the islander was not more than a mile ahead of us, and another hour would wipe out all the difference.
The islander had gone around the bend of the river, and I could see only her masts and rigging.
The captain and the owner of the islander discussed the subject, though I could not hear what they said.
We all kept a sharp lookout for the islander, but as yet we saw nothing of her.
I saw that we had gained a mile by this course, and the islander was not more than four miles ahead of us.