As fast as we hooked a net the two ends of it, buoy
and boat, came together as they dragged out astern; and so many buoys
and boats, coming together at such breakneck speed, kept the fishermen on the jump to avoid smashing into one another.
We now resolved to let off enough gas to bring our guide-rope, with the buoys
affixed, into the water.
It was like my own marsh country, flat and monotonous, and with a dim horizon; while the winding river turned and turned, and the great floating buoys
upon it turned and turned, and everything else seemed stranded and still.
we will fasten the end to a buoy
," said he, "and that buoy
will show us the exact spot where the projectile fell.
I assume he followed the land and passed through what is at present known as Margate Roads, groping his careful way along the hidden sandbanks, whose every tail and spit has its beacon or buoy
When he came up, he glimpsed the blue-light on the buoy
, which had ignited automatically when it struck the water.
A youth, a mild-faced Acadian, was drawing water from the cistern, which was nothing more than a rusty buoy
, with an opening on one side, sunk in the ground.
Occasionally, they sink a cord in the river by a heavy weight, with a buoy
at the upper end, to keep floating.
Danny, don't you want to skip up a piece an' see how aour trawl- buoy
And you can hear the chains a- jangle as you go about and reach for the other buoy
While he was talking, Natty had instinctively employed himself in fastening the inner end of the bark rope, that served him for a cable, to a paddle, and, rising suddenly on his legs, he cast this buoy
Until positive proof of the baby's death reached them there was always that to buoy