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Daughtry, one hand on the rail, with his free arm clasped the Ancient Mariner around the waist.
After the court attendant had uttered more unintelligible words, every one sat down; and the financier again moved hurriedly to the rail.
Turjun, the panthan, was the last to clamber over the rail of the Thuria, drawing the rope ladder in after him.
Before a hand could stay him, the boy was over the rail and curving beautifully downward after the coin.
Sitting on the rail at the foot of the bed, he played a beautiful lullaby to his mother on his pipe.
Instead I took a firm grasp upon the rail with my left hand and drew my dagger.
Now I saw men spring to the rail and leap into the ocean.
And then he hurled the fellow from him with such force that Rokoff lunged sprawling against the rail.
Powell after a shout for the watch on deck to "lay aft," ran to the ship's side and struck the blue light on the rail.
The matter being settled, they were once more put on shore: the sailors, producing raisins and tobacco, leant upon the rail and watched the six English, whose coats and dresses looked so strange upon the green, wander off.
But suppose the Hindoos or Indians pull up the rails," replied Stuart; "suppose they stop the trains, pillage the luggage-vans, and scalp the passengers
exclaimed the indignant official, spiking a loose tie across the rails.