Rhyn nearly decked him when the blond brother shoved him back.
But larger decked vessels have come into increasing use.
In many cases the mummy had to be conveyed across the Nile, and boats were gaily decked out for this purpose.
He hadn't set eyes on the man since he'd decked him in front of his inn and that was fine in his book.
This period of Iceland's existence is eventless: she had got peace but with few of its blessings; all spirit seemed to have died with the commonwealth; even shepherding and such agriculture as there had been sank to a lower stage; wagons, ploughs and carts went out of use and knowledge; architecture in timber became a lost art, and the fine carved and painted halls of the heathen days were replaced by turfwalled barns half sunk in the earth; the large decked luggers of the old days gave way to small undecked fishing-boats.