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1  It was worth while to be a pirate, after all.
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2  But none of the pirates smoked or "chewed" but himself.
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3  I bet there's been pirates on this island before, boys.
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4  Two of the savages almost wished they had remained pirates.
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5  Tom saw the signs, and fell to cheering up the pirates as well as he could.
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6  This was to knock off being pirates, for a while, and be Indians for a change.
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7  He knows that would be a disgrace to a pirate, and Tom's too proud for that sort of thing.
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8  The other pirates envied him this majestic vice, and secretly resolved to acquire it shortly.
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9  Then conscience granted a truce, and these curiously inconsistent pirates fell peacefully to sleep.
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10  Then Tom hid himself away in a shady nook to sleep till noon, and the other pirates got ready to fish and explore.
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11  You see," said Tom, "people don't go much on hermits, nowadays, like they used to in old times, but a pirate's always respected.
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12  They made him understand that his poor rags would do to begin with, though it was customary for wealthy pirates to start with a proper wardrobe.
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13  There was an easy, comfortable path along the shore under the bluff, but it lacked the advantages of difficulty and danger so valued by a pirate.
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14  The other pirates were looking their last, too; and they all looked so long that they came near letting the current drift them out of the range of the island.
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15  He was moved to capture the skiff, arguing that it might be considered a ship and therefore legitimate prey for a pirate, but he knew a thorough search would be made for it and that might end in revelations.
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16  Tom stirred up the other pirates and they all clattered away with a shout, and in a minute or two were stripped and chasing after and tumbling over each other in the shallow limpid water of the white sandbar.
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17  Joe was for being a hermit, and living on crusts in a remote cave, and dying, some time, of cold and want and grief; but after listening to Tom, he conceded that there were some conspicuous advantages about a life of crime, and so he consented to be a pirate.
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