“Now,” continued he, laying hold of the coil of sennit, and tossing back one end over an empty water-cask.
He had a private conversation with sennit, too; but the smile underwent no change.
We threw Mr. sennit a rope, as a matter of course, and Marble met him at the gangway with the usual civilities.
When all was ready, it appeared that sennit was to be our prize-master.
Nevertheless, unlike sennit, he was all vigilance and activity.
"It's past eight o'clock," said sennit, when the selections were made.
sennit was left in possession of the state-room, but I remained in the steerage; consenting, however, to mess in the cabin.
No--no--Miles; let this Mr. sennit go to England where he belongs.
sennit availed himself of this accident, to make further remonstrances on the subject of having any more men put in the boat.
If Mr. sennit were living, I think he would do us the justice to say he was not forgotten.