By this time the squall had passed, and it lightened up a little.
The instant I was aware there was a squall, I sprang for the jib-sheet.
The last commands were roars at the horse, for, at that moment, the squall struck.
So the swoop of the squall took them completely by surprise.
In fact, the squall struck before I was abreast the Colton place.
But when I got round ...