bo'sun

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  • The bo'sun, who plays an important role in the story, is never given a name in the novel.
  • And after that they turned again to the bo'sun with whom some of them seemed to be in argument. Cited from The Boats of the "Glen Carrig", by William Hope Hodgson
  • And so we made an end of our search, and after that, the bo'sun set each one of us to work. Cited from The Boats of the "Glen Carrig", by William Hope Hodgson
  • Come, bo'sun, who's a better judge of manners than yourself? Cited from We and the World, Part II, by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  • Now whether the Bo'sun saw aught of this, who shall say, but old eyes see many things. Cited from The Amateur Gentleman, by Jeffery Farnol
  • At this, the bo'sun raised his voice, and cried out the lad's name. Cited from The Boats of the "Glen Carrig", by William Hope Hodgson
  • Then the bo'sun put up his hands and squinted through them seaward. Cited from The Moving Finger, by Mary Gaunt
  • Look smart, bo'sun, and keep your eye on her. Cited from The Ghost Ship, by John C. Hutcheson
  • As he spoke a buttony boy came up to the Bo'sun. Cited from An Outback Marriage, by Andrew Barton Paterson
  • "Send that bo'sun o' mine here at once!" said the captain, gruffly. Cited from Salthaven, by W. W. Jacobs
  • Therefore, when the bo'sun sent word that we should come aboard, and bring our gear, we made all haste. Cited from The Boats of the "Glen Carrig", by William Hope Hodgson
  • Find a spar, or something that will serve our purpose, and let the bo'sun rig up what we want. Cited from The Log of a Privateersman, by Harry Collingwood
  • To the charge of this, the bo'sun set Josh, along with two of the men. Cited from The Boats of the "Glen Carrig", by William Hope Hodgson
  • "Because, Bo'sun, you and I have this in common, that we both -- love her." Cited from The Amateur Gentleman, by Jeffery Farnol
  • "Won't you tell me of her, Bo'sun?" Cited from The Amateur Gentleman, by Jeffery Farnol
  • The Bo'sun, who knew nothing about it, assumed the Sir Oracle at once. Cited from An Outback Marriage, by Andrew Barton Paterson
  • Course I'd like to be your bo'sun, captain, but don't you stand 'bout that. Cited from Syd Belton, by George Manville Fenn
  • George came to a sudden pause; for the bo'sun had risen and put a great hand upon his shoulder. Cited from The Boats of the "Glen Carrig", by William Hope Hodgson
  • Bo'sun, O Bo'sun, just look at the green of it! Cited from Songs of Action, Arthur Conan Doyle
  • But before doing so he bade the ship's bo'sun stand forward, and demanded to know what slaves there might be on board. Cited from The Sea-Hawk, by Rafael Sabatini
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