There is an account of a storm in which the narrator is wrecked on a voyage from Beirut to Alexandria, including what De Camp (p. 123) properly described as “a landlubber’s account of an unsuccessful effort by the crew to keep from being blown ashore by tacking against the wind.” The passage is worth quoting at length, as it is germane to the problem faced by Paul’s pilot as he drove W before a “nor’easter,” and feared the Syrtes sandbanks far to the S on her starboard beam: “On the third day of our voyage, the perfect calm we had hitherto experienced was suddenly overcast by dark clouds and the daylight disappeared, a wind blew upwards from the sea full in the ship’s face, and the helmsman bade the sailyard be slewed round. The sailors hastened to effect this, bunching up half the sail upon the yard by main force, for the increasing violence of the gusts obstructed their efforts; for the rest, they kept enough of the full spread to make the wind help them to tack.
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To 1715 (1995)You almost felt like you were floating through the air. The Sun (2015)He hopes to float the business on the stock exchange within five years. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You can also manage the float by speeding up collections and slowing down payments.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)Maybe their view was blocked. The Sun (2016)He escaped a rolling road block by turning into the street where he lived, only to find it blocked by another police car. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Commodity prices, the building blocks of much of what we buy, are also climbing.
Smith (2005) con Brad Pitt, Prima o poi s. Vengo (2007) con Danny DeVito, If I Had Knows I Was a Genius (2007) con Sharon Stone, First Sunday Non c’è più religione (2008), Superhero Il più dotato fra i supereroi (2008), Homeland Security (2008) con Antonio Banderas e Meg Ryan, Last Night Morte nella notte (2009) e Gamer (2009). Partecipa al doppiaggio di numerosi film d’animazione (Coraline e la porta magica, La principessa e il ranocchio), e si divide tra commedie (A proposito di Steve), film di fantascienza (Cloud Atlas) e perfino horror (Smiley)..