BAYS


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Related to BAYS: Bayes, Headlands and bays
AcronymDefinition
BAYSBay Area Youth Soccer (Mississippi)
BAYSBay Area Youth Swimming (Mississippi)
BAYSBritish Association of Young Scientists (UK)
BAYSBay Area Young Survivors (San Francisco, CA)
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Sam had led an amphibious life for more than half a century, about the shores of the bay and the fishing grounds of the Sound.
In the bay of Nukuheva was the anchorage we desired to reach.
Steam was fully up, and the screw of the Susquehanna carried them briskly out of the bay.
Although we could nowhere find, during our whole visit, a single drop of fresh water, yet some must exist; for by an odd chance I found on the surface of the salt water, near the head of the bay, a Colymbetes not quite dead, which must have lived in some not far distant pool.
As Edna waited for her husband she sang low a little song that Robert had sung as they crossed the bay.
When the ship had sailed safely into the bay where it could not be seen from the open sea, the Doctor said he would get off on to the island to look for water--because there was none left to drink on his ship.
One fine May morning, as she cantered along the avenue at Brandon Beeches on a powerful bay horse, the gates at the end opened and a young man sped through them on a bicycle.
They wanted to be taken to a Spanish port, and, if not to Cadiz, into Vigo Bay, situated on the northwest coast of Spain, and which was not blocked.
Meeting with Hodgkiss Misfortunes of the Nez Perces Schemes of Kosato, the renegado His foray into the Horse Prairie- Invasion of Black feet Blue John and his forlorn hope Their generous enterprise-Their fate-Consternation and despair of the village- Solemn obsequies -Attempt at Indian trade -Hudson's Bay Company's monopoly-Arrangements for autumn- Breaking up of an encampment.
Captain Gray did not ascend the river farther than the bay in question, which continues to bear his name.
Traffic making Table Mountain coastwise keep all lights from Three Anchor Bay at least two thousand feet under, and do not round to till East of E.
If you know the post-office you must have seen Ethan Frome drive up to it, drop the reins on his hollow-backed bay and drag himself across the brick pavement to the white colonnade: and you must have asked who he was.