I go aloft, to ease the mast of that topsail, without which we lose the spar, and possibly the ship.
When I headed after you I could not so much as catch a glimpse of your topsail.
He saw Ptarmigan's topsail tilt downwards and dark figures run about her deck.
The bursting of the topsail was like the explosion of a large cannon.
However, I set the big jib and topsail, because I wanted to clear the banks before the flood tide made.
Rum thing I saw you first when I was handling a topsail in that blow.
"We got to go right in, Bill," said topsail, as he furled the rodney's sails.
We were rapidly nearing the chase, when she backed her topsail.
He went aloft, and helped the men who were at work on the topsail.
The topsail and jib were spread, and the sloop glided out of the estuary.