Towards the evening it fell calm, and a fog-bank rose on the horizon to the eastward.
At 10 A.M. on January 9, a fog-bank was observed in the east.
Usually, however, the fog-bank will roll in during the night, and disappear by ten o'clock in the morning.
I'd rather be in a ship that has fits now and then, than to be stuck in a fog-bank!
Suddenly the moon sailed out from behind a fog-bank and the sea was transformed.
Our courses were converging like the sides of an angle, the vertex of which was at the edge of the fog-bank.
If the breeze came strong, it would blow the fog-bank away, and Barebone had need of its covert.
We were not making more than nine knots, but the fog-bank was very near.
Var's hands moved, molding a radiant globe from the feeble sunshine that straggled through the fog-bank.
Since then the fog-bank had not lifted, and the only wind had been light airs and catspaws.