ship Gloria Scott was set down by the Admiralty as being lost at sea, and no word has ever leaked out as to her true fate.
As we estimated that it would require over a million men to man the thousand great battleships we intended to use on Omean and the transports
for the green men as well as the ships that were to convoy the transports
, it was no trifling job that Hor Vastus had before him.
A second and third grimace followed, then another and another; and the laughter and transports
of delight went on increasing.
You'll find that all their raptures, all their generous transports
are proprietary, all their woes and their tears, proprietary; all proprietary or seminarist
Musketeers at the wings, with their forked sticks and their muskets on their shoulders; pikemen in the center, with their lances, fourteen feet in length, marched gayly towards the transports
, which carried them in detail to the ships.
At such times reason fled from White Fang, and in his transports
of rage he was even more mad than Beauty Smith.
The Achaeans then bury Antilochus and lay out the body of Achilles, while Thetis, arriving with the Muses and her sisters, bewails her son, whom she afterwards catches away from the pyre and transports
to the White Island.
O'Dowd's apartments, in the midst of cheering from all the East India ships in the river, and the military on shore, the band playing "God Save the King," the officers waving their hats, and the crews hurrahing gallantly, the transports
went down the river and proceeded under convoy to Ostend.
The weather was cold and there was little or no grass for the oxen, which made the journey difficult; but he had been tempted to it by the high rates of transport
that prevailed at that season of the year, which would remunerate him for any probable loss he might suffer in cattle.
The mules may transport
the litter, and we have led horses for the old man and his daughter.
We met here with new delays; the fleet that was to transport
us did not appear, the patriarch lost all patience, and his zeal so much affected the commander at Diou, that he undertook to equip a vessel for us, and pushed the work forward with the utmost diligence.
Very sad were they, likewise, while tossing upon the ocean in the crowded transport