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Bottom and the hempen homespuns--a construction crew clad in tool-belts, shorts, t-shirts and bandanas--worked amid drop cloths, paint buckets, tool chests, and even a blaring boom-box and blue port-a-potty upstage center, preparing for the royal wedding ceremony.
Queequeg was my own inseparable twin brother; nor could I any way get rid of the dangerous liabilities which the hempen bond entailed.
For example, Rogers (1884) refers to a document published around the year 1250 that documents the following localized English industries: schooling (Oxford), eels (Cambridge), scarlet (Lincoln), blanket (Bligh), burnet (Beverley), russet (Colchester), linen fabrics (Shaftesbury, Lewes, Aylesham), cord (Warwick, Bridport), hempen fabrics (Bridport), fine bread (Wycombe, Hungerford, St.
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I was busy tamping tobacco in my pipe, chatting with an old friend whose father had once run a national news magazine, my right loot propped up on a near-by hempen hassock to steady my weighty mass, waiting for the order from the captain to slip cables.
I started early, took my dog, And visited the sea; The mermaids in the basement Came out to look at me, And frigates in the upper floor Extended hempen hands, Presuming me to be a mouse Aground, upon the sands.
Yet, the hempen fibre is long and, due to various vegetable poison substances, it is resistant to mildew, especially to that caused by moisture (the observations made by Juri Peets).
the natives of Hunan, among whom was a sizeable number of Miao were reported to be paying tax to the local Chinese authorities in the form of hempen cloth.
Each warship and merchant vessel required miles of hempen line and tons of hempen canvas, which meant the Crown's hunger for the commodity was great.
The brewery was built in the flush of the microbrewing boom, but never managed to build a following for its own in-house beers, which included an unlamented hempen ale.
how many Barneys do you see flailing around on their longboards, throwing a chaka while sporting the latest hempen accessories?