Up I got, was welcomed almost instantly by another cloud of spray
, but this time stuck to my purpose and set myself, with all my strength and caution, to paddle after the unsteered HISPANIOLA.
And on the top-most spray
of the Rose-tree there blossomed a marvellous rose, petal following petal, as song followed song.
Not for Dan the bother of filling his basket with the loose sprays
, mingled with feathery elephant's-ears and trails of creeping spruce, as the rest of us, following the Story Girl's example, did.
The torrent, swollen by the melting snow, plunges into a tremendous abyss, from which the spray
rolls up like the smoke from a burning house.
So up they went, through foam and spray
, till on the beach, where the fresh winds played among her falling hair, and the waves broke sparkling at her feet, the lonely mother still stood, gazing wistfully across the sea.
The passengers were huddled about the smoke-stacks and fortified behind ventilators, and all were wrapped in wintry costumes and looking sleepy and unhappy in the pitiless gale and the drenching spray
Tin fountains sent sprays
of clear water far into the air and there were many beds of tin flowers, all as perfectly formed as any natural flowers might be.
Three times they failed to get round the last point, met at each time by clouds of hissing spray
There was a splash of spray
or raindrops against the window and through the crack in the door.
Sometimes the swell broke clean over us; sometimes it only ground the poor brig upon the reef, so that we could hear her beat herself to pieces; and what with the great noise of the sails, and the singing of the wind, and the flying of the spray
in the moonlight, and the sense of danger, I think my head must have been partly turned, for I could scarcely understand the things I saw.
It was raining heavily, and the fresh water, together with the spray
, trickled down her body.
Beyond the mouth many detached rocks, meeting the full force of the breakers, spouted foam and spray
high in the air.