So hasten on, good Breeze, and bring me quickly to my journey's end.
Then Ripple told how she had wandered round the world in search of them, how the Seasons had most kindly helped her on, by giving Sun-beam, Breeze, Leaf, and Flake; and how, through many dangers, she had come at last to ask of them the magic flame that could give life to the little child again.
But they were so thin that I found that any breeze would blow them over and scatter them dreadfully; so Glinda found this lonely place for me, where few people ever come.
Of course you must go slowly and carefully, and avoid making any breeze.
The water was rising higher and higher, and the gusts, forerunners of a steady breeze
, were growing stiffer and stiffer.
Suddenly, the end of the rainbow lifted and its colors slowly faded like mist before a breeze
Here is the breeze
, this time," he exclaimed, "and no mistake
Flee, my friend, into thy solitude--and thither, where a rough strong breeze
A strange name wakes up memories; the printed words scent the smoky atmosphere of to-day faintly, with the subtle and penetrating perfume as of land breezes
breathing through the starlight of bygone nights; a signal fire gleams like a jewel on the high brow of a sombre cliff; great trees, the advanced sentries of immense forests, stand watchful and still over sleeping stretches of open water; a line of white surf thunders on an empty beach, the shallow water foams on the reefs; and green islets scattered through the calm of noonday lie upon the level of a polished sea, like a handful of emeralds on a buckler of steel.
It seemed to me that a stronger breeze
would have blown away the contamination which clung to the ship.
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.
It was now the height of summer, and these naked plains would be intolerable to the traveller were it not for the breezes
which swept over them during the fervor of the day, bringing with them tempering airs from the distant mountains.