This was because he was confined to the steward's stateroom
. Nobody else knew that he was on board, and Dag Daughtry, thoroughly aware that he had stolen a white man's dog, hoped to keep his presence secret and smuggle him ashore when the Makambo docked in Sydney.
We were to sail on the fifteenth of the month (June), weather permitting; and on the fourteenth, I went on board to arrange some matters in my stateroom
In his stateroom
with Paulvitch he fumed and swore, threatening the most terrible of revenges.
"And besides," I says, "we might borrow something worth having out of the captain's stateroom
. Seegars, I bet you -- and cost five cents apiece, solid cash.
The hatchet-marks were still raw on the door of our tiny stateroom
advertising an event of a few months before.
His wife caught his hand and led him through the small connecting door to her tiny stateroom
. Still holding his hand, she fished in the depths of a hat-locker and brought forth a pint bottle of champagne.
I went into his stateroom
; he was lying on his couch wrapped up in a rug, with a pillow under his head.
From the very start me and Tom allowed that there was somebody sick in the stateroom
next to ourn, because the meals was always toted in there by the waiters.
I lay in a berth amid the familiar surroundings of the stateroom
of a steamer.
I wish to secure the whole of stateroom
"You had better slip down into my stateroom
now," I said, moving off stealthily.
He must go to his stateroom
! Somehow or other, he must get through the night .