Mrs. Travers heard his footsteps pass along the side of the deckhouse.
Then he took up the binoculars from the roof of the deckhouse.
Ever since she had secluded herself in the deckhouse in great distress.
On the after deck between the Cage and the deckhouse Lingard waited, lantern in hand.
This was as far as he would go, for he knew very well that she was not in the deckhouse.
Jorgenson, outside the door of Mrs. Travers' part of the deckhouse, waited for the answer.
They passed round the deckhouse and Hilliard could not hear the reply.
He found the lad leaning against the deckhouse, smoking a cigarette.
At sea the boat was probably carried on top of the deckhouse.
This deckhouse in all probability was constructed to form the tomb.