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When a skipper dies or retires, his quota goes back into a pool to be re-allocated.
As the skipper landed us on the first of the rocks, the cries of the crested terns became deafening.
The skipper is an architect and the crew is also not what would be called rich in the vernacular.
With that and a prayer, the skipper was able to steer the freighter to safety.
The skipper must control a large, complex boat that literally rises off the water and nearly takes wing.
But their skipper, in all prudence, jammed his engines into reverse and groaned past our stern.
The captains are instructed where they must form up at the skipper's meeting.
If you plan to skipper your own boat, they suggest the appropriate size and features based on your stated experience.
He then took the skipper into his cabin and heard his story.
To some observers, the naïve politician was turning into a pathetic figure, the city's skipper who didn't know what a boom was.

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