"But they don't have any rigging to climb, on a dahabeah, they only have to shift a rope once and again," said Mr. Winthrop.
Stop the dahabeah, Azimah, he saidWe will rest here for the night.
Now in 1890 he would go to Egypt, where with two old friends he had leased a dahabeah on the Nile.
We chartered our dahabeah and travelled up to the Second Cataract.
Old Nile has many attractions; and lazy luxury on a dahabeah will soothe your overwrought nerves.
When they got to the dahabeah everybody was bustling about, putting the boat in order for the voyage.
So he hailed it and as it slowed down he ordered several of his crew to launch the small boat which the dahabeah carried.
After leaving Abdal's family, and just as our party were going on board the dahabeah, Nabul picked up an odd greenish pebble.
One of Gordon's forms of recreation was to get out and help to pull his dahabeah.