The eldest is a lieutenant in his Majesty's service, the second is a captain of an indiaman, and the third commands a free trader.
Those were pleasant hours I spent on board the old indiaman.
Still the fact of their having fallen in with the indiaman was of itself considerable encouragement.
He was on the other side of the island when the indiaman arrived.
One is a calm on the shore at Scarborough; the other the wreck of an indiaman.
The stranger had been edging in nearer and nearer to the indiaman.
After the first fire they all rose, and from the yards and tops, threw bombs and grenades into the forecastle of the indiaman.
Our chief anxiety was, however, on account of the risk we ran of losing the indiaman.
Next afternoon, accordingly, I found myself once more afloat, the indiaman dropping down with the first breeze.
The superior officers of the indiaman had all been taken out of her.