Perhaps, in Jerry's brain, the rising into the foreground of consciousness of an image of a log awash
connoted more intimate and fuller comprehension of the thing being thought about, than did the word "crocodile," and its accompanying image, in the foreground of a human's consciousness.
The Shivering Sand would have been just awash
, and no more.
The instant the deck was awash
, I opened the conning-tower hatch and stepped out.
For the scene before him was but the background in his brain for the vision of peace that was his--a vision that was his often during long nights on the bridge when the old Tryapsic wallowed on the vexed ocean floor, her decks awash
, her rigging thrumming in the gale gusts or snow squalls or driving tropic rain.
They say that for over ten minutes hardly anything was to be seen of the ship--just the three masts and a bit of the forecastle head and of the poop all awash
driving along in a smother of foam.
Once, in a gust, the rail dipped under the sea, and the decks on that side were for the moment awash
with water that made a couple of the hunters hastily lift their feet.
I do not speak without knowledge who have seen the land from Delhi south awash
The schooner'll sink no faster when she's awash
than she's sinkin' now.
They were discolored, just awash
, and the whole lot was seen just under the water, exactly as a man's backbone is seen running down the middle of his back under the skin.
Several suburbs were already awash
yesterday after weeks of rain.
Colonel Ali Rashid Bin Awash
, director of traffic and patrols at Fujairah Police, said the first accident took place in the Al Siji area last Saturday evening.
THE streets of Athens were awash
with red shirts, above, as excited fans geared up for the Champions League final.