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" I inspected the ice again to-day. Bad ! bad ! — I must look another winter in the face. I do not shrink from the thought ; but, while we have a chance ahead, it is my first duty to have all things in readiness to meet it. It is horrible... "
An Arctic Boat Journey: In the Autumn of 1854 - Page 28
by Isaac Israel Hayes - 1860 - 375 pages
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Arctic Explorations: The Second Grinnell Expedition in Search of ..., Volume 1

Elisha Kent Kane - Grinnell Expedition - 1856
...man-supporting August ice ! The temperature never falls below 28 ; but it is cold o' nights with no fire. "August 18, Friday. — Reduced our allowance of wood...to have all things in readiness to meet it. It is horrible — yes, that is the word — to look forward to another year of disease and darkness to be...
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Arctic Explorations: The Second Grinnell Expedition in Search of ..., Volume 1

Elisha Kent Kane - Grinnell Expedition - 1856 - 931 pages
...besides this is cold pork boiled in quantity and eaten as required. This sort of thing works badly; but 1 must save coal for other emergencies. I see ' darkness...to have all things in readiness to meet it. It is horrible — yes, that is the word — to look forward to another year of disease and darkness to be...
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Arctic Explorations

Elisha Kent Kane - 1857
...ahead.' "I inspected the ice again to-day. Bad! bad!—I must look another winter in the face. Ldo not shrink from the thought; but, while we have a...to have all things in readiness to meet it. It is horrible—yes, that is the word—to look forward to another year of disease and darkness to be met...
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The Edinburgh Christian magazine

1858
...prospect of relief becomes fainter ; there is " darkness ahead" in more senses than one. " Aug. 18. — I inspected the ice again to-day. Bad ! bad ! I must...to have all things in readiness to meet it. It is horrible— yеs, that is the word — to look forward to another year of dieease and darkness, to...
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The Shipwrecked mariner

1872
...boiled in quantity, and eaten as required. This sort of things works badly ; but I must save coal for emergencies. I see darkness a-head. I inspected the...shrink from the thought ; but, while we have a chance a-head,itis my first duty to have all things in readiness to meet it. It is horrible — yes, that...
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The Great White North: The Story of Polar Exploration from the Earliest ...

Helen Saunders Wright - Arctic regions - 1910 - 489 pages
...allowance of wood to six pounds a meal. This, among eighteen mouths, is one-third of a pound of fuel each. It allows us coffee twice a day, and soup once....to have all things in readiness to meet it. It is horrible — yes, that is the word — to look forward to another year of disease and darkness to be...
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The Far North: Explorations in the Arctic Regions

Elisha Kent Kane - Arctic regions - 1865 - 228 pages
...coal for other emergencies. I see ' darkness ahead.' "I inspected the ice again to-day. Bad! bad!—I must look another winter in the face. I do not shrink...to have all things in readiness to meet it. It is horrible—yes, that is the word!—to look forward to another year of disease and darkness, to be...
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