Here is a galley-slave in chains, who wants a letter written to a friend.
It was only wanting that, after all that already I had endured, I should become a galley-slave!
Sometimes a galley-slave worked as long as twenty years, sometimes for all his miserable life, at this fearful calling.
galley-slave or not, I have kept silent, and will do so further.
Except this latter, who was unwilling to make any disclosures, no one at the time of the attempt had seen the galley-slave.
And was it not the life of a galley-slave chained to the oar?
The prisoners were brought to the lavatory, given a bath, and then dressed in the historical clothing of a galley-slave.
But, having been captured in war by the Spaniards, in 1566, he had been made a galley-slave.
With how sinking a heart does one galley-slave watch its approach!
Your papa has been in business for a great many years, working like a galley-slave.