The character of a naval officer is finely formed: it comprises a high sense of honour and courage, with a friendliness of nature, and generosity of mind, that is conspicuous even to an enemy. Our common seamen are rough, hardy and honest ; regular in...
The Man in the Moon: Consisting of Essays and Critiques on the Politics ... - Side 49
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