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before the mast, but seemed like a mate or skipper
accustomed to be obeyed or to strike. The man who came
with the barrow told us the mail had set him down the
morning before at the Royal George, that he had inquired
what inns there were along the coast, and hearing ours
well spoken of, I suppose, and described as lonely, had
chosen it from the others for his place of residence. And
that was all we could learn of our guest.