While balmy breathes the starry southern night, While languid heaves the lazy southern tide; The rising tide, O Sina, and the setting moon!
Her bosom heaves with pride, her eyes beam on rough old Joe.
Her bosom heaves within its rich silks, under its priceless laces.
He opens the door to go out, then stands again irresolute in the darkness andheaves a heavy sigh.
He listens, thinks himself the lover, Heaves from his stomach wheezy sighs; He likes to feel his heart's a-breaking.
He lies; And waits; and once in timeless sick surmise Through the dead air heavesup an unknown hand, Like a dry branch.
Her tresses are dark as the tangle that lies In the calm blue deep at the red sunrise, And they never have rest on her beautiful breast, That heaves and falls as the melody sighs.
With that he heaves a cannon-ball Full crash the cutler through, And saves the ship and crew.
And such is life, whose ebb and flow Heaves the deep sea of human mind; True happiness they only know, Whose every wish's to Heaven resigned.
No jewels lend the blinding sheen That meaner beauty needs, But on her bosom heaves unseen A string of golden beads.
My breast palpitates unusually; and my breath heaves oppressedly from my fevered jaws: examine me, pray!
Each sparkling wave, as it receives thy rays, Seems quivering and thrilling at thy gaze; And gently murmurs, whilst the God below Feels through his frame the universal glow, And heaves his breast majestical for thee!
I shall keep just out of range of a bullet, and that is all; merely hang about or follow her when she catches the wind, until some other vessel heaves in sight.
This is our stronghold till some ship heaves in sight, and you and your gang are put in irons to await your fate.
As troubled Ocean heaves and raves When Doom’s wild tempest sweeps the waves, Thus all Ayodhyá reeled and bent When Ráma to the forest went.
This is placed near enough so that the steersman can hear the man who "heaves the lead" when he calls out the number of fathoms of water.
There is an undefinable feeling of relief, almost of joy, when the regular throbbing of the engines begins and the ship rolls and heaves to the swell.
I was not reared where heaves the swell Of surf on coasts remote and drear, But grew with roses, in a dell, And waked with bird-notes in my ear.
The tearing of flesh and the rending of sinews are but pastime compared with the mental agony that heaves my frame.
Esther's little face seems to catch some of the deep fire-glow--her breast heaves up and down in angry, quick pants.