At the first glimpse I knew that he was no more a sea captain than the pilot was a pilot.
Nor is the list of characters of "The Sea Captain" to be despised.
"Fog, as you know, is the dread of every sea captain," said Mr. Cutting.
An oldish man of portly figure, who looked like a sea captain, was steering.
"Maybe some day you'll be having it," returned the sea captain jocosely.