There they are, down there every night at eight bells, praying for fair winds--when they know as well as I do that this is the only ship going east this time of the year, but there's a thousand coming west--what's a fair wind for us is a head wind to them--the Almighty's blowing a fair wind for a thousand vessels, and this tribe wants him to turn it clear around so as to accommodate
one--and she a steamship at that
I had neither the time in which to drink them nor the space to accommodate
He, too, moved his hand, to accommodate
the shift of hers, and she waited fearfully.
Then he told us he did not doubt but that the captain, who was one of the best-humoured gentlemen in the world, would be easily brought to accommodate us as well as we could desire, and, to make me easy, told me he would go up the next tide on purpose to speak to the captain about it.
Here,' says the boatswain to him that was a-writing, 'is the gentlewoman that the captain spoke to you of'; and turning to me, he said, 'I have been so far from forgetting your business, that I have been up at the captain's house, and have represented faithfully to the captain what you said, relating to you being furnished with better conveniences for yourself and your husband; and the captain has sent this gentleman, who is made of the ship, down with me, on purpose to show you everything, and to accommodate you fully to your content, and bid me assure you that you shall not be treated like what you were at first expected to be, but with the same respect as other passengers are treated.
If any man has got anything to say again Jem Groves, let him say it TO Jem Groves, and Jem Groves can accommodate
him with a customer on any terms from four pound a side to forty.
And finally, the architect is called on to do what he does best: design the perfect space that captures the desired image, and accommodate
all requirements of the clients.
Before we agreed to support the development, we did an analysis of our schools' capacities and they showed we could accommodate
the additional students projected.
On Friday, Hong Kong Disneyland was able to accommodate
all visitors to the park.
Although shrinking kindergarten through third-grade classes to 20 students is California's hottest educational program, Simi Valley schools can't accommodate
the goal for its youngest pupils because of limited classroom space.
these people whenever they do need to be at the office, the company had previously test-piloted the concept of "Hoteling" and found it to be a positive response to their restructured work processes.
The panel also can be removed to accommodate
routine tabletop exams.