He looked up through the porthole and saw, perfectly framed, the Acropolis.
Bounding from her berth, while hardly yet awake, she darted to her porthole, which was wide open.
From the porthole he could see the incredible mass of the ship.
On every side great liners lay, ablaze with light from every cabin and porthole.
The cabin was only faintly lit by a moonbeam which found its way through the porthole.
After he was gone, Stephanie sat up and gazed for a long, long time at the scud of water leaping past the porthole.
A porthole, with the black heavens and the blazing stars, was before her.
"Lock your door when you come on deck, and shut your porthole," he told her.
He looked around the fixed cabin and out the porthole at the unmoving stars.
In short, except for its shape it resembled a ship's porthole rather than a window.