cap'n Mike emerged from the shack waving what seemed to be a shirt.
"cap'n Obed is the most hospital soul livin'," she said, grandly.
Around one o'clock cap'n Mike returned to Spindrift and reported a friendly conversation with the houseboaters.
The cap'n tells me that east Wellmouth needs a good summer boardin'-house.
"cap'n Bill got 'round lively 'nough once, when he had two meat legs," she said.
And on the seventeenth of May the repairs on the "cap'n Abner place" were completed.
cap'n Aaron Sproul arrived at the town office next morning in a frame of mind distinctly unamiable.
So was his dad afore him, the cap'n Cy that built the house.
Now, I should think, cap'n, that Miss Eustacia had about as much in her head that comes from books as anybody about here?
For a green hand the cap'n was leavin' a pretty straight wake.