At night great beasts snarled and roared about their tiny cabin
, but, so accustomed may one become to oft repeated noises, that soon they paid little attention to them, sleeping soundly the whole night through.
What was the last line will never be known, for of a sudden the song was stayed by a dreadful screech from the cabin
In these cabin
homes I often found sewing-machines which had been bought, or were being bought, on instalments, frequently at a cost of as much as sixty dollars, or showy clocks for which the occupants of the cabins
had paid twelve or fourteen dollars.
Coulson groaned as he made his way across the threshold of the cabin
One of the hunters, a tall, loose-jointed chap named Henderson, was going aft at the time from the steerage (the name the hunters facetiously gave their midships sleeping quarters) to the cabin
But they laughed, and some crowded into the cabin
and some climbed up on top.
As she sat at the cabin
breakfast-table that morning, in her quaintly-made sailing dress of old-fashioned nankeen--her inbred childishness of manner contrasting delightfully with the blooming maturity of her form--the man must have been trebly armed indeed in the modern philosophy who could have denied that the first of a woman's rights is the right of being beautiful; and the foremost of a woman's merits, the merit of being young!
The mate then spoke to me, and, not giving me time to thank the boatswain for his kindness, confirmed what the boatswain had said, and added that it was the captain's delight to show himself kind and charitable, especially to those that were under any misfortunes, and with that he showed me several cabins
built up, some in the great cabin
, and some partitioned off, out of the steerage, but opening into the great cabin
on purpose for the accommodation of passengers, and gave me leave to choose where I would.
She dwelt alone in her solitary cabin
, for the rest of the quarters had long since been removed beyond her sight and knowledge.
He dogged his master's heels whenever he left the cabin
, and haunted the front stoop when he remained inside.
Its prow had scarcely touched when the ape-man leaped to shore--his heart beat fast in joy and exultation as each long-familiar object came beneath his roving eyes--the cabin
, the beach, the little brook, the dense jungle, the black, impenetrable forest.
They spoke glibly of the "after cabin
," the "for'rard cabin
," "port and starboard" and the "fo'castle.
Quickly she hastened to the cabin
, which was half above and half below deck.
It was a deserted cabin
of a single room, eight feet by ten on the inside.
He never had seen so large a bird in all his life, yet he recognized it immediately, for had he not seen it hundreds of times in one of the books in the little cabin
by the land-locked bay--the moss-grown cabin
that with its contents was the sole heritage left by his dead and unknown father to the young Lord Greystoke?