I suppose you thought the coxswains do that in their racing-boats?
Well, boys, suppose we appoint a couple of coxswains and have a race.
The engineers hit 'er up and the coxswains steered as straight as they could.
He found himself swaying his body in rhythm with the oars as coxswains do; or standing up to look at the white houses shorewards.
But the latter was on his guard; ...