In silence he helped the Capataz to get the grapnel on board.
They slept fairly and, at daybreak, got up the grapnel and hoisted the sail again.
To my great delight, over came the grapnel, nearly falling on our heads.
We thought we could get over this difficulty by wrapping the grapnel in cotton wool.
Rectus carried the rope, and I had the grapnel, wrapped in its cotton wool.