Then he resumed his patrol with the slow stride of the master mariner.
In that crisis he was bold enough to presume on his identity as a master mariner.
He bitterly needed the help a master mariner could give him.
My reputation as a master mariner, my chance to make a living in my work.
The master mariner's face was ghastly above his bushy whiskers.
"An' my name be William Trigget, master mariner," he concluded.
Kingswell and the master mariner returned to the darkness without.
Everybody 110 knew him––a dog, a high-liner, truly a master mariner.
Presently the soldier said: "Shall we sail to-morrow, Master Mariner?"
For such gibbering lunacy as this the master mariner had no fit reply.