But larger decked vessels have come into increasing use.
Rhyn nearly decked him when the blond brother shoved him back.
had 107 decked battleships on the sea at one time.
In many cases the mummy had to be conveyed across the Nile, and boats were gaily decked out for this purpose.
They used to construct decked vessels capable of carrying one or two hundred persons, with water and stores sufficient for a voyage of some weeks duration.
A large boat, gaily decked out, representing that in which the victim used to be conveyed, was anchored near, and a gun on board fired every quarter of an hour during the night.
He hadn't set eyes on the man since he'd decked him in front of his inn and that was fine in his book.
The duration of their life was 000 years, but if any desired to shorten it, he decked himself with garlands and threw himself from a rock into the sea.
long, which are strongly lashed together to a width of some 24 ft., decked and fitted with two masts, each carrying a huge mat sail picturesquely fashioned.
Perhaps it's the allure of being decked out in disguise that makes it possible.
The family have on the preceding days solemnly visited the grave, and offered to the shades gifts of water, wine, milk, honey, oil, and the blood of black victims; they have decked the tomb with flowers, have renewed the feast and farewell of the funeral, and have prayed to the ancestors to watch over their welfare.
He was required to reduce his army, to give up all his decked ships except five, and to pay an indemnity of 1000 talents (L244,000).
This period of Iceland's existence is eventless: she had got peace but with few of its blessings; all spirit seemed to have died with the commonwealth; even shepherding and such agriculture as there had been sank to a lower stage; wagons, ploughs and carts went out of use and knowledge; architecture in timber became a lost art, and the fine carved and painted halls of the heathen days were replaced by turfwalled barns half sunk in the earth; the large decked luggers of the old days gave way to small undecked fishing-boats.
I can close my eyes and see the hustle-bustle of the village, the children playing, the pack mules and miners, the ladies decked out in long dresses and fur muffs.
His crowning sin (recorded by the poet alone) was the destruction of the Sibylline books - a sin worthy of one who had decked his wife in the spoils of Victory, the goddess who had for centuries presided over the deliberations of the senate.
He assumed Cynthia Byrne was a few minutes late, but when he descended the stairs, there she sat, opposite Fred O'Connor, who was decked out in an elegant blue pinstripe suit complete with pocket handkerchief and bow tie.
The change, however, came too late; Firdousi, now a broken and decrepit old man, had in the meanwhile returned to Tus, and, while wandering through the streets of his native town, heard a child lisping a verse from his own satire in which he taunts Mahmud with his slavish birth: "Had Mahmud's father been what he is now A crown of gold had decked this aged brow; Had Mahmud's mother been of gentle blood, In heaps of silver knee-deep had I stood."
On the 16th of the month Maimacterion, a long procession, headed by a trumpeter playing a warlike air, set out for the graves; wagons decked with myrtle and garlands of flowers followed, young men (who must be of free birth) carried jars of wine, milk, oil and perfumes; next came the black bull destined for the sacrifice, the rear being brought up by the archon, who wore the purple robe of the general, a naked sword in one hand, in the other an urn.
Fed up, Jessi opened her mouth to warn him off one last time before she decked him.
In summer meals can also be taken on the new decked patio area which overlooks the garden.
Beyond these doors you will find your own private, wooden decked balcony complete with its own furniture.
The whole of the viaduct was decked with 3 inch timber planking with large timber balks running longitudinally under the rails.
The church was decked in some very original batiks which represented a variety of scenes from the bible interlinked with the miners life.
It is decked with racemes of small fragrant white blossoms in spring which attract butterflies and bees.
The beams are then decked in 12mm (15mm on 900mm deep bays) high density chipboard panels.
Loaded with personality and decked out in swanky collars, these lovable animal pals come with leashes that fit around a Groovy Girl wrist.
Amenities/Facilities provided hob oven fridge/freezer dishwasher tv central heating cot Outside Large 25 square meter balcony/terrace fully decked and enclosed to waist height.
decked veranda overlooking the gardens and the mountains beyond.
decked balcony complete with its own furniture.
decked verandah on two sides of property overlooking garden, woodland and meadows.
decked terrace is great for summer parties.
hanging bird feeders are best sited over a paved or decked area, which can be regularly swept clear of debris.
Wooden decked terrace area with iron gazebo frame above the barbecue with table and seating for up to eight people.
Guests decked in their Sunday best walk the red carpet with wedding gifts in tow.
From the sun lounge, access is gained onto the decked raised patio.
There are floor to ceiling picture windows, leading onto a large verandah and decked area.
It will be complemented by underground car parking and will provide around 100,000 sq ft of decked landscaped plaza.
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TO THE REAR: Of the house is a decked area and then sweeping lawned gardens with mature hedging, ornamental and deciduous trees.
The beautiful decked terrace is great for summer parties.
The band look like the Specials on speed - the lead singer was suitably decked out in leather jacket and matching leather trilby!
South facing windows bringing natural light into the living space open onto a decked veranda.
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The band look like the Specials on speed - the lead singer was suitably decked out in leather jacket and matching leather trilby !
The holiday season is especially charming at The Breakers when the entire mansion is decked in greenery and holiday finery.
Gather round the fire, get cozy, put your feet up, and relax in a home decked out with Country style Christmas charms.
Stuffed wedding bears: The bride and groom to be will be tickled to receive adorable wedding bears or other stuffed animals decked out for the occasion.
The two had a heated exchange of words over the man's invasion of the Tyson family's space when Tyson decked him.
He fought crime with his cutting-edge car, KITT, which was decked out with every imaginable bit of technology the writers could dream up.
Your child can be decked out in Julius from head to toe.
You'll be delighted to know that the jerseys are readily available and that your little one can accompany you to games, either in person or on the sofa, decked out in high style.
Karen Clarke is an expert in the field of children's special occasion clothes, having decked out hundreds of youngsters including the opera singing sensation Jackie Evancho.
They can be worn with a loose white button-down shirt and then you are decked out for summer but still smart, rather than sloppy, as you are with so many modern styles.
They're decked out in Swarovski crystals, and you can choose from a white or black frame.
Still, there's a lot of stuff to buy and it will take a long time… but in my mind it was entirely worth it to create a totally decked out character.
On the May 2008 cover, Kelly is decked out in a bright red bikini showing off a tan and incredibly toned figure.
The top is decked in an electric blue flame pattern, while the bottom features a red flame pattern.
In keeping with the monokini theme, Bar is decked in a Pompei beach bottom and a complimentary see-through gauze coverup.
Marisa Miller, decked out in an Ashley Paige boy shorts bikini, plays air guitar with country crooner and Renee Zellweger ex Kenny Chesney.
Some popular designers have made sure that little ones can also be decked out in the height of summer fashion.
Tiana wedding doll - She is decked out in her green and white gown, with tiara and veil, ready for her wedding in the bayou.
There are also two knights decked out with armor, shields and swords to help defend the fortress, which has hidden staircases, a working front gate and a big boulder to roll down stairs and keep intruders at bay.
You know the ones; they're decked out in clothes just a wee bit too small for their figures.
Not only do most women just love to shop for new dresses, but getting decked out in a new style is also one way to incorporate a multitude of other pieces into your ensemble.
Today beyond the famous Race for the Cure, countless organizations, businesses and individuals are decked out in pink ribbons to promote the battle against breast cancer.
Marine Santa Hummer - Santa, decked out in a USMC tattoo, drives a hummer with Rudolph to deliver gifts around the world.
The sight of Disney characters decked out in holiday style will make children cheer with delight.
The green amphibians are decked out in red hats and fill your computer screen with the colors of the Christmas season.
After all, you don't want to accidently send your dog-loathing cousin a musical card decked out in singing pups.
However, instead of requiring guests to come dressed in tuxedos and glitzy cocktail gowns, hosts ask their friends and family to attend the party decked out as their favorite drink.
You are already decked out in dysfunctional amounts of plaid.
There are plenty of opportunities to pull off, for example, a pair of red or purple heels when you're decked out in a glamorous evening gown.
The sky-high boots feature a four-inch heel and are decked out in faux white fur detail.
Whether the clock is shaped as a ball to throw at a wall, or decked in a team's colors, it is bound to be appreciated by a baseball fan.
Consumers can choose from modestly-priced yet technologically-advanced timepieces or from watches that offer the best Swiss Army features decked out in sumptuous designer trappings.
Traveler, a white horse that is ridden by a fully decked out Trojan warrior at all home games, has been a part of USC tradition since 1961.
You can find them in lace or in mesh, and if you've ever wanted body stockings decked out in marabou or trimmed with zig-zagging cords, this is the place to be.
Dipped necklines are usually scooped in style and are decked out with contrasting bound seams or light stitchery.
Three of the band members, Mick Jones, Paul Simonon, and Topper Headon, appear decked out in fine clothes and new equipment.
Decorate a tree in your yard just like it's a Christmas tree - palm trees are particularly hilarious decked out in twinkling lights.
An 80s prom party is sure to be a great time, with everyone decked out in their most atrocious party-wear.
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