And so they stood on the walls of the City of Gondor, and a great wind rose and blew, and their hair, raven and golden, streamed out mingling in the air.
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→ Mary Tudor, The Tudors s04e05
"We need at least another knot if we’re to catch up by dark. Raise the t’ gallants."
"Shift aft the back stays if you’re worried about the masts. Shift ‘em to the stern if you have to."
"Even if the back stays hold at such an angle, and I wager they won’t, the load on the sails will exceed capacity and she’ll dig in hard at the bow."