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As a man-of-war that sails through the sea, so this earth that sails through the air. We mortals are all on board a fast-sailing, ...
A city on th' inconstant billows dancing;
For so appears this fleet majestical.
Admiral. That part of a warship which does the talking while the figurehead does the thinking.
On the middle of that quiet floor
sits a fleet of small black ships,
on thy brow
Shall sit a nobler grace than now.
Wi' joy unfeigned brothers and sisters meet,
An' each for other's weelfare kindly spiers:
Child of the pure unclouded brow
And dreaming eyes of wonder!
It is now time to stop and to ask ourselves the question which my last commanding officer, Admiral Hyman Rickover, asked me and ev ...
A modern fleet of ships does not so much make use of the sea as exploit a highway.
When shot, the deer seldom drops immediately, but runs sometimes for hours, the hunter in hot pursuit. This phase, known as 'deer ...
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