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It ought not to have been loose, and there is a bit of discipline for some jack-tar.

The other, as his dress betokened, was a Jack-tar of the Royal Navy.

Somehow it has come to be supposed or assumed that a jack-tar cannot ride.

Born as he was in the nineteenth century, he was only a Jack-tar and a hero!

None are more ready to pay due deference to rank than Jack-tar, for he is made most to feel its power.

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