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Accordingly , he was brought home by Captain Pigot , in the Dolphin : and had it
not been for the attentive and careful kindness of that officer on the way , Nelson
would never have lived to reach his native shores . He had formed an ...
Having remained here a month , they proceeded , anchoring frequently , along
the Mosquito shore , to collect their Indian allies , who were to furnish proper
boats for the river , and to accompany them . They reached the river San Juan ,
... off what he called his iron - bound coat ; and putting himself at ease in a
dressing - gown , passed the remainder of the day in talking over all that had
befallen them since they parted on the shore of the River St . Lawrence , |
CHAPTER II .
... and return it to the dock - yard . He went on shore the same day , dined with the
commissioner , to show him that he was actuated by no other motive than a
sense of duty , and gave him the first intelligence that his pennant had been
He went on shore under a protection for the day from the judge ; but ,
notwithstanding this , the marshal was called upon to take that opportunity of
arresting him , and the merchants promised to indemnify him for so doing . The
judge , however ...
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Southey is perhaps best known as the friend of Wordsworth and Coleridge in their early "Lake Poet" days who wrote some often denigrated but in my experience readable verse fantasies (the Curse of ... Прочетете пълната рецензия