We got into the offing, and squared away for the river again.
Czerny's yacht lay, the picture of a ship, eastward in the offing.
We set there and thought and thought, and by and by I commenced to sight an idee in the offing.
From the top of our tower we saw the Fleet far out in the offing.
Now let us see if we can train this saker to command the offing.
All hands were ...