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Hoosier hurried on board the boat, and followed Dick's instructions to the letter.
U was an Usurer, a miserable elf; V was a Vintner, who drank all himself.
But, as the keel of the boats touched bottom, each boat-load dashed into the water and then into the enemy's fire.
The Comet started on her first trip up the Arkansas, being the first steam boat that ascended that river.
That he laughed at their folly, and went himself in the boat, ordering his men to take a strong cable along with them.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
Many of them were wounded and the worst of these were put into a picket boat which had just that moment come along.
This was very agreeable; but he was, nevertheless, greatly relieved when a boat came in sight sailing toward him.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
The third boat and kite had been damaged beyond repair, but the two left were sufficient.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
The next morning a gust of wind carried him, and him only, out of the boat into the waves, and he was never seen again.
When his eyes grew accustomed to his surroundings he made out the shape of a native boat moored beneath the wall.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY

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