The parrel cut, the yard was quickly topped and unrigged, and then lowered away on deck.
"I feel like my headt vas as pig as a parrel," answered Carl.
Spherical pieces of wood, termed bull's-eyes, having a hole through them, in which is inserted the rope of the parrel.
Some of the men ran to let go the haulyards and lower the sail, but the parrel jammed and the yard would not come down.
The parrel is a movable band-rope, used to fasten the yard to its respective mast.
I poot mine mout to a parrel of bier,Und emptied it oop mit a schwigs.