... her ourselves,' I offered. 'Boatbuilder are you?' 'No – just woke up one morning
and decided that's what we were going to do.' 'GRP is she?' 'No. Wood.' He was
impressed, I could tell, because he 226 CANVAS FLYING, SEAGULLS CRYING.
Author: Justin Tyers
Publisher: A&C Black
Category: Sports & Recreation
The enchanting next stage in Justin and Linda's eventful and amusing voyage from the Scottish islands to Cornwall and Brittany in their self-built traditional wooden cruising yacht.
He was ambitious for the success of his first big canvas ... of the castle form the
sole positive object in the picture , scenically dominating the silver clouds and
water tumbled by the flying wind , which has set the seagulls crying and wheeling
The canvas should certainly not rustle , which means that the boat is sailing too
close to the wind ; probably the only ... And all I ask is a windy day with the white
clouds flying , And the flung spray and the blown spume , and the seagulls crying
Above her head frothing wake into which crying was a glass port which was seagulls were swooping . ... and the flying spray trail of smoke made by a lashed
the deck ; below , every- steamer going the other way . thing movable clattered
and ... The first thing smelled of damp oilskins , ropes , she saw was the deserted
wheel , canvas , Stockholm tar and stale and that gave her an uneasy tobacco
on whow Senhor Martins felicitously calls a “ nest of seagulls . ... from what it is
now . he had left a school which was to carry his flag to the ends In 1857 the "
three - decker with its cloud of canvas ” was of the earth . ... The against the King ,
and his old allies , the Lisbon populace , enforcement of the demands for
satisfaction was delayed by crying for his blood . ... Suddenly the leading
Chinaman gave a signal , and we took a flying leap overboard , followed by all
April 18 , 1914.
Behind that house a grayish canvas sail was going up a mast in brisk jerks ,
disturbing a flock of seagulls into flying round and ... Sophie was not much given
to crying , but she sat in the chair for quite a while staring at a blurred and sliding
Author: Diana Wynne Jones
Howl's moving castle - Eldest of three sisters, in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared Wizard Howl. Castle in the air - Having long indulged himself in daydreams more exciting than his mundane life as a carpet merchant, Abdullah unexpectedly purchases a magic carpet and his life changes dramatically as his daydreams come true and
He said it was the with sprays of chocolate colored Aowers . very fine canvas and
thread , and taste in him , after she gave him what he wished ... The seagulls
coult be seen plainly wisbed . ... inches below the waist and be finished off by
from the house flying above the ocean , agined he read in the doctor's face that
his not a ... She was ori lace is most popular this summer for medicine without crying .