The boarding-party commenced their somewhat hazardous passage from one ship to the other.
"That case is my personal, private property," said he, as soon as it was in the hands of the chief officer of the boarding-party.
"Very good," replied the sub in charge of the boarding-party.
As Mayrant came aboard, he was mistaken for the leader of a boarding-party, and run through the thigh with a pike.
Among those who formed the boarding-party was Dillon, who showed as much alacrity as any one.
The Venetian flagship was rushed by a boarding-party of Janissaries, and her decks cleared as far as the mainmast.