At the end of that mile Jonadab's craft's jib boom was just astern of Tobias's rudder.
Came a succession of blows, not only on the port in the bow, but also on that astern.
By this time the wind was a gale, and he knew it was driving him astern, despite his rowing.
The open lake was astern of her, with clear sailing for two miles.
In paddling the dugout the Indians all faced ...