An hour after the sun had set, the wind fell to a light air, that just kept steerage-way on the ship.
"Great Pirate Stories" by Various
But what was the trouble when those steerage people came on board?
"Hawtrey's Deputy" by Harold Bindloss
On that he asked me how I durst order my people to fire at their boat out of the steerage.
"The True Story Book"
There are people now besieging the booking offices by the hundreds who would be glad and thankful to find room in the steerage.
"Lucile Triumphant" by Elizabeth M. Duffield
Captain Oxnard gave Lily a state-room, and the two boys were berthed in the steerage.
"Watch and Wait" by Oliver Optic
I returned to Philadelphia, and with some friendly assistance, sailed, in 1850, from New York, as a steerage passenger for San Francisco.
"Shadow and Light" by Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
Oh, how must it be in the steerage!
"A Bookful of Girls" by Anna Fuller
So may a steerage passenger look at a millionaire if he isn't afraid.
"The Lightning Conductor Discovers America" by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
Among the steerage passengers is a Syrian girl who much resembles his cousin Najma.
"The Book of Khalid" by Ameen Rihani
During this scene Morton descended to the cabin and conducted his fair charge to her Gibraltar in the steerage.
"An Old Sailor's Yarns" by Nathaniel Ames
Of a girl doing her laundry in the steerage
This is being young,
Assumption of the startled century
"How Distant" by Philip Larkin
But I’ll try my luck for a cheque Out Back,
Then a last good-bye to the bush;
For my heart’s away on the Outside Track,
On the track of the steerage push.
"The Outside Track" by Henry Lawson