Setting his watches for that night again, so that vigilant eyes should be kept on every change of tide
, he went home exhausted.
Of course who knows what lies ahead, the past 20 months have had plenty of false turns - but my hope is that the ripple in the days ahead might become a full change of tide
The change of tide
initiated the most spectacular two-hour permit tailing binge I've ever seen.
The first sample during all surveys was collected just before the change of tide
and sampling then continued for the next 2 semidiurnal tidal cycles.
He was attacked by 11 gun-boats, fou r of which he sunk and, upon the change of tide
, he brought his ship out without her having sustained any material damage.
On to the rower, I start off a bit slower But wait till I get into my stride; I will be there and back to New Brighton well before the next change of tide
The yacht was towed first to Alnmouth Bay to await a change of tide
before being towed into Amble harbour.
Although, as always, Ziedan's impeccable writing style never ceases to impress, methodological problems and ghosts of historical selectivity hinder the reader from reaching Ziedan's conclusion (that Egyptian Muslims and Copts have existed peacefully for a long time; the change of tides
propelled by extremists on both sides is fairly recent).
The tides run hard around the inlets but a half hour before and a half hour after the change of tides
allows for easy snook fishing.