By now the water in the cabin was up to the bunks
, and the bed- clothes were sopping.
There was a grunt from Weedon Scott's bunk
, and a stir of blankets.
In the early days of the following spring a party of miners on their way to new diggings passed along the Gulch, and straying through the deserted shanties found in one of them the body of Hiram Beeson, stretched upon a bunk
, with a bullet hole through the heart.
Then the harpooner faded away into his bunk
, and I was left alone, unthrown, on the field of battle.
He spread his own bedding in the second bunk
, and sat down on the edge.
As I sat in my bunk
examining it (the six hunters were all in the steerage, smoking and talking in loud voices), Henderson took a passing glance at it.
He looked sharply round the bunks
in the tossing light of the lantern; and then, walking straight up to me, he addressed me, to my surprise, in tones of kindness.
Well, sir, he got out, all of a sudden, but when he let go the edge of his bunk
he fell down.
She tossed, she pitched, she stood on her head, she sat on her tail, she rolled, she groaned, and we had to hold on while on deck and cling to our bunks
when below, in a constant effort of body and worry of mind.
It was necessary to have dry wood to keep the steam up to the adequate pressure, and on that day the poop, cabins, bunks
, and the spare deck were sacrificed.
said Harvey, looking round the dark double tier of bunks
as if he expected to find a cow there.
Out of an army of a hundred thousand we must expect at least twenty thousand wounded, and we haven't stretchers, or bunks
, or dressers, or doctors enough for six thousand.