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  • The wind screamed a higher note, and every shroud and stay sharply chorused an answer as the Willi-Waw pressed farther over and down.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • Griffiths considered the changed relation of Amboy Point to the Willi-Waw's course.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • The Willi-Waw was tearing through the water with a bone in her teeth, for the breath of the passing squall was still strong.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • Grinding and crunching, the Willi-Waw worked itself clear over the shoal patch and came solidly to rest in the comparatively smooth and shallow channel beyond.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • He heard the frightened cry of the mate, and was grinding the wheel down with all his might, when the Willi-Waw struck.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • The squall held at its high pitch, and under her small canvas the Willi-Waw still foamed along.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • The Law Waw people know this species as myuk na tok te and the Lisu people know it as mey nwoah.

    New to Nature No 61: Rhinopithecus strykeri

  • The Willi-Waw lay in the passage between the shore-reef and the outer-reef.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • Narrow as was the passage, and anchored as she was in the shoalest place that gave room to swing, the Willi-Waw's chain rode up-and-down a clean hundred feet.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • It was not the Willi-Waw, however, and Captain Ward, on the Wonder, putting down his glasses, named it the Kauri.

    A SON OF THE SUN

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