In that crisis he was bold enough to presume on his identity as a master mariner.
"An' my name be William Trigget, master mariner," he concluded.
The master mariner carried a pair of stout oak sticks with basket-work guards under his arm.
Kingswell and the master mariner returned to the darkness without.
Though, as he said, the roaring-bull 74 style of master mariner was almost extinct, I could not help thinking him singular.
Everybody 110 knew him––a dog, a high-liner, truly a master mariner.
The master mariner's face was ghastly above his bushy whiskers.
Presently the soldier said: "Shall we sail to-morrow, master mariner?"
This man used words as a master mariner would use compass and astrolabe.
For such gibbering lunacy as this the master mariner had no fit reply.