MacDonald mans the office despite being—like most of the rest of the western isles, it seems—in his 70s.
They had perchance brought oranges from the western isles; and were they carrying back the peel?
Possibly it may yet be found in the inhabitants of some of our northern and western isles.
Vessels of the western isles of Scotland, carrying ten or twelve men.
The Spanish main was warned and armed, and the western isles also.
But it is largely the shipping that goes and comes, fishing boats and coast pliers and the pleasure boats of the western isles.
That is, he came from what we call the western isles or Hebrides.
They were first found in Ireland; more lately, they have been traced in the western isles.
But Lavender had not been taught to fear the rain of the western isles.
The flame of enthusiasm passed like wildfire through the Highland glens and western isles.