THE BOY TRAVELLERS IN THE FAR EAST.
work out their positions, and know where they wTere. In the case I speak of the boat was totally unfit for ocean navigation, the men on ' board had never looked on the sea, and knew nothing about it ; they had no proper supply of provisions, no instruments whatever, and even if they had possessed any, they were ignorant of their use. When you consider all the circumstances, I think you will agree with me that the voyage of the five Burmese was the most remarkable you ever heard of."
landing on the beach.