It broke the ice in the beginning by producing a laugh, it created quite a refreshing breeze
, flapping to and fro as she rowed, and would make an excellent umbrella for the whole party, if a shower came up, she said.
Grandmother made her wear a sunbonnet, but as soon as we reached the garden she threw it on the grass and let her hair fly in the breeze
He could speak a little Spanish, and also a language which nobody understood, unless it was the mocking-bird that hung on the other side of the door, whistling his fluty notes out upon the breeze
with maddening persistence.
The deepest sounds of the retiring and invisible column had ceased to be borne on the breeze
to the listeners, and the latest straggler had already disappeared in pursuit; but there still remained the signs of another departure, before a log cabin of unusual size and accommodations, in front of which those sentinels paced their rounds, who were known to guard the person of the English general.
The mountain breeze
had by this time possessed the stifling valleys and heated bars of the river in its strong, cold embraces; the equilibrium of Nature was restored, and a shadowy mist rose from the hollow.
Finding the new guest there,--with a bloom on her cheeks like the morning's own, and a gentle stir of departing slumber in her limbs, as when an early breeze
moves the foliage, --the dawn kissed her brow.
From the loftiest point of its roof, during precisely three and a half hours of each forenoon, floats or droops, in breeze
or calm, the banner of the republic; but with the thirteen stripes turned vertically, instead of horizontally, and thus indicating that a civil, and not a military, post of Uncle Sam's government is here established.
Suddenly he heard a groan--his teeth chattered, and his knees smote against the saddle: it was but the rubbing of one huge bough upon another, as they were swayed about by the breeze
Gaining the more open water, the bracing breeze
waxed fresh; the little Moss tossed the quick foam from her bows, as a young colt his snortings.
Beneath the unclouded and mild azure sky, upon the fair face of the pleasant sea, wafted by the joyous breezes
, that great mass of death floats on and on, till lost in infinite perspectives.
Whenever the cars stopped a warm breeze
blew upon him, a breeze
laden with the perfume of fresh fields, of honeysuckle and clover.
Add to this picture a jolly, crackling, rollicking fire, going rejoicingly up a great wide chimney,--the outer door and every window being set wide open, and the calico window-curtain flopping and snapping in a good stiff breeze
of damp raw air,--and you have an idea of the jollities of a Kentucky tavern.