It was not so much his great height that marked him, for the "natives" were easily singled out by their lank longitude from the stockier foreign breed: it was the careless powerful look he had, in spite of a lameness checking each step like the jerk of a chain.
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They’re allowed to catch the fish east of the 175th degree of longitude.
Just put the latitude and longitude into the navigation system and it will tell us how to get there.