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Another day passed , and there seemed no probability of getting the ships out ,
without a strong E. or N. E. wind . The season was far advanced , and every hour
lessened the chance of extricating themselves . Young as he was , Nelson was ...
spars from coming down : and get the wine up for the people , with some bread ,
for it may be half an hour good before we are again in action . ” But when the
French came up , their comrade made signals of distress , and they all hoisted
The privateer pointed her guns at the officer who carried this message , and
muskets were levelled against his boats from the mole - head . Upon this , Capt .
Sutton , of the Egmont , pulling out his watch , gave them a quarter of an hour to ...
... which was at that time within twelve leagues of Bastia , pushed over troops
from Leghorn , who landed near Cape Corse on the 18th ; and , on the 20th , at
one in the morning , entered the citadel , an hour only after the British had spiked
After an action of three hours , during which the Spaniards lost one hundred and
sixty - four men , the Sabina struck . The Spanish captain ... After half an hour's
trial of strength , this new antagonist wore and hauled off : but a Spanish
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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