In disposing of the body of a right whale, when brought alongside
the ship, the same preliminary proceedings commonly take place as in the case of a sperm whale; only, in the latter instance, the head is cut off whole, but in the former the lips and tongue are separately removed and hoisted on deck, with all the well known black bone attached to what is called the crown-piece.
Then twelve roasted oxen and twelve tons of bread were brought alongside
of the ship, and at one sitting the glutton had devoured it all.
The vague disquietude which prevailed among the spectators had so much affected one of the crowd that he did not await the arrival of the vessel in harbor, but jumping into a small skiff, desired to be pulled alongside
the Pharaon, which he reached as she rounded into La Reserve basin.
The great empty hulls with swept holds, just out of dry-dock, with their paint glistening freshly, sat high-sided with ponderous dignity alongside
the wooden jetties, looking more like unmovable buildings than things meant to go afloat; others, half loaded, far on the way to recover the true sea-physiognomy of a ship brought down to her load-line, looked more accessible.
The frigate, immediately upon coming to an anchor, got springs on her cables, and with he guns; cast loose and her men at their quarters, lay in the circular basin of Papeete, with her broadside bearing upon the devoted town; while her numerous cutters, hauled in order alongside
, were ready to effect a landing, under cover of her batteries.
Well, do you see this here boar’s head that you made for me, alongside
of the compass—”
The canoe came first alongside
, in which were Comcomly and six Indians; in the barge were M'Dougal, M'Lellan, and eight Canadians.
Harvey grabbed at a rope and long iron hook dangling from one of the stays of the mainmast, while Dan pulled down another that ran from something he called a "topping-lift," as Manuel drew alongside
in his loaded dory.
We shall next proceed to show how that government which is peculiarly called a state arises alongside
of democracy and oligarchy, and how it ought to be established; and this will at the same time show what are the proper boundaries of both these governments, for we must mark out wherein they differ from one another, and then from both these compose a state of such parts of each of them as will show from whence they were taken.
And the crowd that throngs the wharf as the steamer draws alongside
is gay and debonair; it is a noisy, cheerful, gesticulating crowd.
I let her come alongside
, and then Juag and I pulled her in, she snapping and snarling at us as we did so; but, strange to relate, she didn't offer to attack us after we had ensconced her safely in the bottom alongside
Our momentum had carried us a little beyond the enemy craft, but we were turning now on the arc of a circle that would bring us alongside
The cool ocean refreshed him almost as much as would a draft of water, so that it was with renewed vigor that he brought the smaller boat alongside
the derelict, and, after many herculean efforts, succeeded in dragging it onto the slimy ship's bottom.
He landed alongside
a mother who was just beginning the ascent.
The whaleboat, manned with six of the boat's crew, was drawn alongside
, and the fifteen Su'u boys and their boxes were loaded in.