I switched boats mid stream and expected you to follow me.
I'm trying to say that it's all right to switch boats if that's what you really want.
He glared at the ocean and strode up the beach littered with wood, boats, and cars, to the highway.
There were several small vehicles, several more men with donkeys, and a slew of boats departing the harbor for the morning catch.
Go to the boats, his father directed.
His father's men hurried to prepare their boats to travel while the barbarians reached for their weapons.
The work of blockade, and of harassing the Confederates on the coast and the rivers of the Atlantic seaboard, called for much service in boats, and entailed a great deal of exposure.
She was at anchor surrounded by baulks of timber, and a cordon of boats had been stationed to row guard against an expected Federal attack.
Boats drawing from 1 ft.
The capital of the state is Cuyaba., and the chief commercial town is Corumbá at the head of navigation for the larger river boats, and 1986 m.
The stock of the anchor rests on the cat-head when hung outside the ship. The name is also used of a type of a vessel, now obsolete, and formerly used in the coal and timber trade on the north-east coast of England; it had a deep waist and narrow stem; it is still applied to a small rig of sailing boats, with a single mast stepped far forward, with a fore and aft sail.
Boats built in Syrian ports were placed on the Euphrates by Sennacherib and Alexander, and Herodotus states (i.
Naval preparations went on apace at all the dockyards, and numbers of flat-bottomed boats were built or repaired at the northern harbours.
There was a regatta in the Northwest Arm, in which the boats from the different warships were engaged.
Hundreds of little sail-boats swung to and fro close by, and the sea was calm.
They have decided that Buonaparte has burnt his boats, and I believe that we are ready to burn ours.
He saw the raft, decorated with monograms, saw Napoleon pass before the French Guards on the farther bank of the river, saw the pensive face of the Emperor Alexander as he sat in silence in a tavern on the bank of the Niemen awaiting Napoleon's arrival, saw both Emperors get into boats, and saw how Napoleon--reaching the raft first--stepped quickly forward to meet Alexander and held out his hand to him, and how they both retired into the pavilion.
Some forty uhlans were drowned in the river, though boats were sent to their assistance.
When the bridges broke down, unarmed soldiers, people from Moscow and women with children who were with the French transport, all--carried on by vis inertiae-- pressed forward into boats and into the ice-covered water and did not, surrender.