I replied that he had promised me leave yesterday, and that, upon the strength of that promise, I had left all my things on shore, and that I was not in any way prepared to go to sea. "I promised you leave, did I? Perhaps I did; but that was only to get you on board. I am up to your tricks, you d d young chaps: when you get on shore, there is no getting you off again. No, no; no-catchee no-habee!