YACHT


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YACHTYoung Americans Challenging High Technology (est. 2002)
YACHTYoung Adult Catholics Hanging Together (Virginia)
YACHTYouth Against Complacency and Homelessness Today (Eastern College; St. Davids, PA)
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I must not forget that we went on board the yacht, where they all three descended into the cabin, and were busy with some papers.
The delighted builder then offered his services in providing a suitable crew for the little vessel, but this Dantes declined with many thanks, saying he was accustomed to cruise about quite alone, and his principal pleasure consisted in managing his yacht himself; the only thing the builder could oblige him in would be to contrive a sort of secret closet in the cabin at his bed's head, the closet to contain three divisions, so constructed as to be concealed from all but himself.
To penalize a yacht in proportion to the fineness of her performance is unfair to the craft and to her men.
He had lately fallen ill with over-work, and when he began to recover, his friend Flambeau had taken him on a cruise in a small yacht with Sir Cecil Fanshaw, a young Cornish squire and an enthusiast for Cornish coast scenery.
He sat down, and fastened his gaze on a yacht that swayed at anchor against the cloudless sky.
For some time no more was heard of them; then news came of Ellen's marriage to an immensely rich Polish nobleman of legendary fame, whom she had met at a ball at the Tuileries, and who was said to have princely establishments in Paris, Nice and Florence, a yacht at Cowes, and many square miles of shooting in Transylvania.
And on sped Raffles like a yacht before the wind, and on I blundered like a wherry at sea, making heavy weather all.
We shipped them aboard the Duque de Mondejo's yacht Braganza; the schooner Spindrift had disappeared from the face of the waters for ever.
He started in his little yacht for Norway just before the warrant was issued for his arrest.
For that and his victory over the American yacht Defender, C.
You always want to have a yacht to sail on the Round Pond, and in the end your uncle gives you one; and to carry it to the Pond the first day is splendid, also to talk about it to boys who have no uncle is splendid, but soon you like to leave it at home.
On my father's yacht I reached your island after trailing you to Singapore.