An' I hopes, ol girl,' says he, 'that you'll be able t' boil the water 'ithout burnin' it.'
The captain had ordered Cooper to boil some pitch at the galley.
Boil them fast about twenty minutes, according to their size.
Then increase the fire, and boil it hard for a few minutes only.
It will be a great improvement to cut up a yam and boil it in the soup.
Put them into ...