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The fore and aft have beautiful decks carved into them, and windows from various rooms too: it looks like a floating Apple device.The World's Most Beautiful Boat—Yours for Half a Billion Dollars|Tim Teeman|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The New York State United Teachers, part of AFT, recently voted to pull its support for Common Core.
Jones then went aft to a locker near the stern, whence he returned with a mallet and chisel, and went below.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne
Then he jumped aft mighty quick, grabbed the wheel as cool as anything you ever saw, and had her under headway in no time.
Daily ascending the companion-ladder to the main-deck aft, she gradually faded from cognisance forward.Hilda|Sarah Jeanette Duncan
Then, for a wind had arisen, the man ran aft to the wheel, and Henry Burns saw the strange yacht go sailing out of the harbour.
On the deck, forward and aft, are hatchways which give entrance to the bow and stern compartments respectively.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.