The Admiral is coming, and some brother officers who would be pleased to know you.'
They said, the gentleman who presided, was a Sir Borlase Warren, the admiral on the station.
Among the officers who came and spoke to us, was an admiral, Sir Isaac Coffin.
These consisted of a family, of which the head was said to be, or to have been, an admiral in the Dutch navy.
Our own doctor being dead, that of the admiral's ship was sent for to visit the sick.
The admiral, at the same time, made the signal for the van ships to join him.
Goodall backed me; I got him to write to the admiral; but it would not do.
As soon as the action was discontinued, Nelson went on board the admiral's ship.
"I know no man I respect more than Mr. Maltravers," quoth the admiral.
And the admiral eyed the handsome colonel with grim fondness.