A thousand schemes were afloat in his mind about the future, of the most improbable kind.
How it had got afloat upon the sea, is more than I can tell you.
He had been sea-sick, but she had seemed unaware of the fact that she was afloat on a rough sea.
I could not swim a stroke, and it crossed my mind to get one of the sweeps to keep me afloat.
I never was more completely ...