Louis at four in the afternoon, and she stood on the lower guard abaft
the paddle box and watched Tom through a blur of tears until he melted into the throng of people and disappeared; then she looked no more, but sat there on a coil of cable crying till far into the night.
the mainmast the deck-pump was being ceaselessly worked by relays of the passengers; dry blankets were passed forward, soaking blankets were passed aft, and flung flat into the furnace one after another.
The bunk next on the port side to the cook's and abaft
of it Daughtry allotted to Kwaque.
Read the sign up there--NO SMOKING ABAFT
Look at that one, the aftest abaft
the bier-bank, read it!"
Stubb was struck by a shower of outcries and anathemas proceeding from the Captain's round-house abaft
; and looking in that direction saw a fiery face thrust from behind the door, which was held ajar from within.
He made his way to the yam sacks lashed abaft
the mizzenmast and got his bottle.
Four of the hands with the boss'n were at work abaft
. I passed up to them some of the rifles all the ships on the China coast carry in the cabin, and led them on the bridge.
I dudna like the look o' ut, an' I was fuggerin' maybe tull heave to tull the marn, when she took ut over abaft
Her interior was wholly rebuilt, so that the hold became main-cabin and staterooms, while abaft
amidships were installed engines, a dynamo, an ice machine, storage batteries, and, far in the stern, gasoline tanks.
On these days you could make out that ship at a great distance by the multi-coloured grotesque riot going on abaft
her mizzen mast.
Nevertheless, so potent an influence did this thing have on those seamen in the Pequod who came to the full knowledge of it, and by such a strange delicacy, to call it so, were they governed in this matter, that they kept the secret among themselves so that it never transpired abaft
the Pequod's main-mast.