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The officer conversed a few instants with the captain, gave him several papers, of which he was the bearer, to read, and upon the order of the merchant captain the whole crew of the vessel, both passengers and sailors, were called upon deck.
When this species of summons was made the officer inquired aloud the point of the brig's departure, its route, its landings; and to all these questions the captain replied without difficulty and without hesitation.
Frank, remembering the friendly reproof which he had just received, passed ov er the other officers of the
Frank turned to his brother officers, without making any further advances in the direction of Richard Wardour.
Nodding with an air of lofty contempt to the two officers, he went up to Vronsky.
There go the inseparables," Yashvin dropped, glancing sarcastically at the two officers who were at that instant leaving the room.
But to this plan the officer opposed a further order of the king's.
d'Artagnan shall have manifested the desire of giving in his resignation, he shall no longer be reckoned leader of the expedition, and every officer placed under his orders shall be held to no longer obey him.
But there will be no change in commanding officers, in routine or in discipline, until after we have docked again in New York.
But it accomplished nothing other than to convince me that there were several officers upon it who were in full sympathy with Johnson, for, though no charges had been preferred against him, the board went out of its way specifically to exonerate him in its findings.
I'm not to blame that the conversation began in the presence of other officers.
You speak to the colonel about this nasty business before other officers," continued the staff captain, "and Bogdanich" (the colonel was called Bogdanich) "shuts you up.