The first door on the right opens into a little room where main brace sleeps.
By jingo, I think he might say ‘splice the main brace’ now, after all this jollification!
As he fell he caught hold of the main brace, and was suspended for a minute over the water.
Why, didn't I see you myself just now when you spliced the main brace?
main brace did all the work about the house, except what the Captain did himself.
The boat was now under sail, and the crew laid in their oars and “spliced the main brace.”
My advice was to grease the bowsprit, let go the mast, and splice the main brace.
I was moved as out of a revery by the sight of Dale swinging across to the Serapis by the main brace pennant.
In anchoring, you are at the main clew-lines, and the main brace.
The only other record of the day was that we “spliced the main brace;” that is, gave Jack an extra glass of grog.