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They tried to stay together as the squall worsened, but the slow pace was hard for Henry and Aiden, who needed to keep moving to stay warm.
As the evening approached the weather clouded in and threatened us with another squall from the eastward.
The squall soon passed away, and left them almost becalmed, as before.
He wasn't there; he was drawing his breath for another squall away out on the floor.
But little Phin, he sleeps with me, and I don't know just how long it was before I was waked up by a great squall.
So home, a little before six, in a dashing squall of rain, to a bowl of kava and dinner.
The same old game went on until four o'clock in the afternoon, when they saw signs of a coming squall.
Soon after, in a wilder phase of Clyde weather, 'Mab' and 'Varuna' were caught by a fierce squall and laid down to it.
In a hard squall the second round commenced, and through a backing of the wind they had a run with spinnakers to the Kish.
It was just a clean reach from the Noman to Cowes, and some of the puffs came off the Island with the rush of a white squall.

WORDS RELATED TO SQUALL

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