And the clouds were so thick in the sky that the sunlight couldn't get through them; so that the day grew dark as night, which added to the terrors of the storm
The worst of the storm
must have blown that night, though little I noticed it.
But the saddest of all the stories of the Yankee Storm
was the one about the Franklin Dexter.
But this man of nerve manifested neither impatience nor annoyance; it seemed as if the storm
were a part of his programme, and had been foreseen.
Violently will my breast then heave; violently will it blow its storm
over the mountains: thus cometh its assuagement.
These wise and sober thoughts continued all the while the storm
lasted, and indeed some time after; but the next day the wind was abated, and the sea calmer, and I began to be a little inured to it; however, I was very grave for all that day, being also a little sea-sick still; but towards night the weather cleared up, the wind was quite over, and a charming fine evening followed; the sun went down perfectly clear, and rose so the next morning; and having little or no wind, and a smooth sea, the sun shining upon it, the sight was, as I thought, the most delightful that ever I saw.
It really was a violent storm
, approaching a hurricane in force, and at one time it seemed as though the craft, having been heeled far over under a staggering wave that swept her decks, would not come back to an even keel.
As I ascended the little hill beyond Pyrford Church the glare came into view again, and the trees about me shivered with the first intimation of the storm
that was upon me.
Mimi quietly took a seat a little way apart, whence she could look on the progress of the coming storm
and study its appearance throughout the whole visible circle of the neighbourhood.
cobble' or his `mule', as they term the different classes of boats, would remain in the harbour till the storm
In the face of the storm
, Anne answered without hesitation, "You must take a carriage, and drive.
So wild a night had never been known in all that region, but toward morning the storm
had blown itself out of breath and day dawned bright and clear.