I doubt me whether the poor old hound will brook the journey.
The banks of the brook at this spot are composed of purple-brown slate (Silurian).
Their outburst of melody is like a brook let loose from wintry chains.
Down the hill they thundered, over the brook and up to the scene of the contest.
"And the glad song of the brook will be always in our ears," said Lilias Fay.