The confined space of the little vessel's quarterdeck
would lend itself to her cross-legged attitudes, and the blue sea would balance gently her characteristic immobility that seemed to hide thoughts as old and profound as itself.
Playing whist by the cabin lamps when it is storming outside is pleasant; walking the quarterdeck in the moonlight is pleasant; smoking in the breezy foretop is pleasant when one is not afraid to go up there; but these are all feeble and commonplace compared with the joy of seeing people suffering the miseries of seasickness.
At one time I was climbing up the quarterdeck when the vessel's stem was in the sky; I was smoking a cigar and feeling passably comfortable.
The captain and the lieutenant mounted the quarterdeck
15 /PRNewswire/ -- Symantec Corporation (Nasdaq: SYMC), the world leader in utility software for business and personal computing, today announced it has signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire Quarterdeck
Corporation (Nasdaq: QDEK).
In an industry that worships celebrity status almost as much as Hollywood does, Quarterdeck
Office Systems has shown an almost perverse fondness for obscurity.
has completed more than 40 aerospace-and-defense transactions totaling over $8 billion in value in the last 12 months.
milestone," said Takeyuki Watanabe, president of Quarterdeck
NYSE: JEF), today announced that its aerospace and defense investment banking group, Jefferies Quarterdeck
, has served as M&A advisor for the sale of Primus International to Oak Hill Capital Partners, and as co-lead arranger for a $120 million senior secured credit facility used to partially fund the transaction.
8 /PRNewswire/ -- Quarterdeck
Corporation (Nasdaq: QDEK) today announced the Company's completed restructuring, sharpened focus, new product line, new management team, new strategic partnerships, and strengthened balance sheet are the result of its aggressive campaign to capture a bigger share of the PC utilities market.
Farmer as Co-Presidents of Jefferies Quarterdeck
, the Firm's aerospace and defense investment banking group.
30 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to press reports, Quarterdeck
Corporation (Nasdaq: QDEK) today confirmed that three members of the Company's senior management and two officers from the