Indeed they were at sea, and the ship and crew were in peril of tempest
Now, the day was drawing towards the night, and the air was very still, for the heat was great and a tempest
was gathering, as I, who am a Heaven-Herd, knew well.
what if all Her stores were op'n'd, and this Firmament Of Hell should spout her Cataracts of Fire, Impendent horrors, threatning hideous fall One day upon our heads; while we perhaps Designing or exhorting glorious Warr, Caught in a fierie Tempest
shall be hurl'd Each on his rock transfixt, the sport and prey Of racking whirlwinds, or for ever sunk Under yon boyling Ocean, wrapt in Chains; There to converse with everlasting groans, Unrespited, unpitied, unrepreevd, Ages of hopeless end; this would be worse.
and for summer rain, I never saw such broad downright flat drops fall out of the clouds; the oaks, too, notwithstanding the calm weather, sob and creak with their great boughs as if announcing a tempest
Her passage created a miniature tempest
which disarranged anew the hair of the lady on the landing, who waited in breathless alarm until two light shocks and a thump announced that the aerial voyagers had landed safely in the hall.
I pulled off my shoes and stockings, and, wailing two or three hundred yards, I found the object to approach nearer by force of the tide; and then plainly saw it to be a real boat, which I supposed might by some tempest
have been driven from a ship.
She was a curious woman, whose dresses always looked as if they had been designed in a rage and put on in a tempest
And tell the Deep-Sea Viceroys the story of our woe; Ere, empty as the shark's egg the tempest
flings ashore, The Beaches of Lukannon shall know their sons no more!
The sea, running mountains high, threw skywards with each wave mighty masses of white foam, which the tempest
seemed to snatch at and whirl away into space.
burst on the 18th of May, just as the Nautilus was floating off Long Island, some miles from the port of New York.
A sort of tempest
arose on the 3rd of November, the squall knocking the vessel about with fury, and the waves running high.
was let loose and beating the atmosphere with its mighty wings; from time to time a flash of lightning stretched across the heavens like a fiery serpent, lighting up the clouds that rolled on in vast chaotic waves.