SAILS


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SAILSStandardized Assessment of Information Literacy Skills
SAILSSupplemental Adaptive Intra-Volume Low-Level Scan (weather radar software)
SAILSStandard Army Intermediate Level Supply (Sub)system
SAILSStock Appreciation Income-Linked Securities
SAILSStrategic Analysis of Integrated Logistics Systems
SAILSStudent Alumni Involved for Lake State
SAILSSimplified Aircraft Instrument Landing System
SAILSStandard Army Intermediate Level Logistics System Supply
SAILSStandard Army Integrated Logistic System
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When they caught a boat like this at sea, they would steal everything on it; and after they had taken the people off they would sink the ship and sail back to Barbary singing songs and feeling proud of the mischief they had done.
One of the local fishermen conveyed it to us; it was to the effect that Demetrios Contos would sail up from Vallejo on the following Sunday, and in the plain sight of Benicia set his net and catch salmon, and that Charley Le Grant, patrolman, might come and get him if he could.
Nichols commenced stolidly to furl his sails again.
Some of the sails were again hoisted, and the speed of the boat was very good.
If I had been downright honest with myself, I would have seen very plainly in my heart that I did but half fancy being committed this way to so long a voyage, without once laying my eyes on the man who was to be the absolute dictator of it, so soon as the ship sailed out upon the open sea.
Each time she fell off, her sails partly filled, and these brought her in a moment right to the wind again.
I came on deck, after a good night's rest in spite of my poor knee, to find the Ghost foaming along, wing-and- wing, and every sail drawing except the jibs, with a fresh breeze astern.
Before long the searchlight discovered some distance away a schooner with all sails set, apparently the same vessel which had been noticed earlier in the evening.
The stars were dim, and thick the night, The steersman's face by his lamp gleamed white; From the sails the dew did drip-- Till clombe above the eastern bar The horned Moon, with one bright star Within the nether tip.
"We have sailed many weeks, we have sailed many days,(Seven days to the week I allow), But a Snark, on the which we might lovingly gaze, We have never beheld till now!
We hove up anchor to a jolly chanty, and sailed out of Yokohama harbour for San Francisco.
The ship Lark, despatched by him with supplies for the establishment, sailed on the 6th of March, 1813.