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Suckling was not in the ship , nor had any person been apprized of the boy's
coming . He paced the deck the whole remainder of the day , without being
noticed by any one ; and it was not till the second day that somebody , as he
expressed it ...
... and got up how he could , „ Nelson never noticed in what manner ; but , when
they met in the top , spoke cheerfully to him ; and would say , how much any
person was to be pitied who fancied that getting up was either dangerous or
These persons , in his own words , he soon “ trimmed up , and silenced ; ” but it
was a more delicate business to deal with the admiral . “ I must either , ” said he ,
“ disobey my orders , or disobey acts of parliament . I determined upon the former
... time in the roads , stood neutral . But the Americans and their abettors were not
content with defensive law . The marines , whom he had sent to secure the ships ,
had prevented some of the masters from going ashore ; and those persons ...
During his stay upon this station he had ample opportunity of observing the
scandalous practices of the contractors , prize - agents , and other persons in the
West Indies connected with the naval service . When he was first left with the ...
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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