When we had sailedslowly for a goodmanydays, and with difficulty had arrivedoffCnidus, 1since the wind did not permit us to go farther, we sailedunder the shelter of 2Crete, offSalmone;
and with difficulty3sailingpast it we came to a placecalledFairHavens, nearwhich was the city of Lasea.
When considerabletime had passed and the voyage was nowdangerous, sinceeven4the afast was alreadyover, Paul began to admonish them,
and said to them, "Men, I perceive that the voyagewillcertainly be with 5damage and greatloss, not only of the cargo and the ship, but also of our lives."
But the centurion was morepersuaded by the 6pilot and the bcaptain of the shipthan by what was being said by Paul.
Because the harbor was not suitable for wintering, the majorityreached a decision to put out to sea from there, ifsomehow they couldreachPhoenix, a harbor of 7Crete, facingsouthwest and northwest, and spend the winter there.
13cWhen a moderatesouthwindcame up, supposing that they had attained their purpose, they weighedanchor and began 8sailingalong9Crete, close inshore.