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" neath the crystal waters lay, Luxuriant, in the swimmer's play. Yet once, the whelming flood grew strong, And bore him like a weed along, Though, with convulsive throes of pain And heaving breast, he strove in vain ; Then sinking 'neath the infuriate... "
America as I Found it - Page 377
by Mary Grey Lundie Duncan - 1852 - 380 pages
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Scenes in My Native Land

Lydia Howard Sigourney - Atlantic States - 1845 - 319 pages
...of the noon-day heat, Or 'neath the crystal waters lay Luxuriant, in the swimmer's play. Yet once, the whelming flood grew strong, And bore him like a weed along, Though with convulsive grasp of pain, And heaving breast, he strove in vain, Then sinking 'neath the infuriate tide, Lone...
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Scenes in my native land, Volume 1

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1845
...of the noon- day heat, Or 'neath the crystal waters lay Luxuriant, in the swimmer's play. Yet once the whelming flood grew strong. And bore him like a weed along, Though with convulsive grasp of pain, And heaving breast, he strove in vain, Then sinking 'neath the infuriate tide, Lone...
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Graham's Magazine, Volume 32

1848
...once the whelming flood grew strong, And tx>re him like u weed along, Though with convulsive grn?> of pain And heaving breast, he strove in vain, Then...rushing current swept, The lifeless corse its voyage kepi, To where, in narrow gorge comprest, The whirlpool-eddies never rest, Bui boil with wild tumultuous...
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Illustrated Poems

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1849 - 408 pages
...of the noonday heat, Or 'neath the crystal waters lay, Luxuriant, in the swimmer's play. Yet once, the whelming flood grew strong, And bore him like...lifeless corse its voyage kept, To where, in narrow gorge comprest, The whirling eddies never rest, But boil with wild tumultuous sway, The maelstrom of Niagara....
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Illustrated Poems

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1849 - 408 pages
...of the noonday heat, Or 'HIM I h the crystal waters lay, Luxuriant, in the swimmer's play. Yet once, the whelming flood grew strong, And bore him like...weed along, Though, with convulsive throes of pain Ami heaving breast, he strove in vain; Then sinking 'neath the infuriate tide, Lone as he lived, the...
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America as I Found it

Mary Grey Lundie Duncan - African Americans - 1852 - 440 pages
...description of the whirlpool will explain what sights are sometimes to be seen there more graphially than anything I can say : He 'neath the crystal waters...lifeless corse its voyage kept, To where in narrow gorge comprest, The whirling eddies never rest, But boil with wild tumultuous sway, The Maelstrom of Niagara....
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Poems

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1860 - 359 pages
...of the noonday heat, Or 'neath the crystal waters lay, Luxuriant, in the swimmer's play. Yet once, the whelming flood grew strong, And bore him like...lifeless corse its voyage kept, To where, in narrow gorge comprest, The whirling eddies never rest, But boil with wild tumultuous sway, The maelstrom of Niagara....
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Legislative Document, Volume 49

New York (State). Legislature - Government publications - 1921
...Unconscious of the noon-day heat. Or 'neath the crystal waters lay Luxuriant, in the swimmer's play. Yet once the whelming flood grew strong, And bore him like a weed along. Though with convulsive grasp of pain, And heaving breast, he strove in vain, Then sinking 'neath the infuriate tide, Lone...
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Anthology and Bibliography of Niagara Falls, Volume 2

Charles Mason Dow - Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.) - 1921 - 1423 pages
...Unconscious of the noon-day heat, Or 'neath the crystal waters lay Luxuriant, in the swimmer's play. Yet once the whelming flood grew strong, And bore him like a weed along, Though with convulsive grasp of pain, And heaving breast, he strove in vain, Then sinking 'neath the infuriate tide, Lone...
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america as i found it

1852
...description of the whirlpool will explain what sights are sometimes to be seen there more graphially than anything I can say : He 'neath the crystal waters...lifeless corse its voyage kept, To where in narrow gorge comprestj The whirling eddies never rest, But boil with wild tumultuous sway, The Maelstrom of Niagara,...
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