Food, much of that,—but then we always did take food, for I have noticed that poets need a deal of victualing.
The victualing of the little colony offered no immediate difficulty.
Likewise there are victualing houses in the prisons and shops.
As a rule--though I say it before men accustomed to victualing ships--our crews are vilely provided for.
Meanwhile he gave orders for so much rice and maize to be collected thereabouts, as was necessary for victualing his ships.