Mr. Sammy Duvall had to get on a hawse an' go to New Liberty an' fetch a doctor to plug up the hole in my head.
The “hawse” of a ship is that part of the bows where the “hawse-holes” are made.
Again there was the sound of many waters, more mighty yet, as hawse pipes and scuppers spouted forth their loads.
Said well never get the hawsers to run out with them bugs in the hawse pipes.
"You want to be careful not to hurt that hawse," he warned, as Bowles caught his breath and started.
I sure never run no hawse race with the sheriff out of Texas!
The hawse hole for the chain cable is fitted as has not been seen before.
First thing you know that hawse will pitch into the herd and we'll have a stampede on our hands.
That it was a sign, sir, that it was a bad hour to cross your hawse.
They 'clear our hawse' from turns and twists in the chain of our landward connections.