In this action not a single ladrone vessel was destroyed, and their loss was about thirty or forty men.
This left us as we were before, with the exception of ladrone.
Rumours of ladrone raids reaching Bacolod had caused the sending of a detachment; it was to garrison Barang indefinitely.
Turning away I mounted ladrone in order that I might not see what happened.
When I came to myself I was under my horse, saddle and all, and ladrone was looking down at me in wonder.
"Chalkeye," says Curly out aloud, but her eyes were set on this ladrone all the while.
Meanwhile, ladrone and his fellows were rejoicing like ourselves in fairly abundant food and in continuous rest.
Five days after this the ladrone Islands were sighted and passed.
On the fifth day we entered Seattle and once more the sling-box opened its doors for ladrone.
And this wind carried her swiftly past one nest of them, at all events: the ladrone isles.