If ye want these hearties loose up there, ye can have 'em in about two minutes!
"Lively, my hearties," said the boatswain, as he stepped forward into the waist.
"My hearties," a cheerful salute to shipmates and seamen in general.
But we were not only unarmed, we were overmatched, my hearties.
After this there was a general cry of “Heave ahead, my hearties, heave ahead!”