A dozen Raoul Yvards wouldn't lead me into such a d d scrape again!" "The danger that is over is no longer a danger at all, sir," answered Griffin, laughing. "Don't you think, Captain Cuffe, we might ease her about half a point? that would be just her play; and the lugger keeps off a little, I rather suspect, to ease her mainmast.
Winchester he considerately declined questioning while his wound was being dressed; but Griffin was summoned to his cabin as soon as the boats were hoisted in and stowed. "Well, Mr. Griffin, a d d pretty scrape is this into which you have led me, among you, with your wish to go boating about after luggers and Raoul Yvards!