No, I accepted, and sent for the sky-pilot to do the job, and the happy couple never knew of the break.
A sky-pilot is an ancient and honorable calling, but not for me.
I takes time by the forelock an' sends to Tucson for a sky-pilot back two days ago.
The sky-pilot found out pretty soon that he was out of his element.
But call him "sky-pilot" and he starts up like Macbeth at the ghost of Banquo, exclaiming "Come in any other form but that!"
All of us have deep in our hearts love, veneration and respect for the sky-pilot—chaplain, if you would rather call him so.
Nothing is more comic than the sailor's aversion to the person nautically recognised as the "sky-pilot."
It was Breasted's assistant, a little, curious man who reminded me of my sky-pilot at Sydney.
I'd been there before to bring out a man or a woman or a girl as the case might be, and was pretty well known as "sky-pilot Dan."
A member of the clergy; preacher (1883+)