All right, then; that letter I wrote is a shirt, and the welkin's the ruffle on it.
It is a curious fact, but it is difficult, do you know, for any one to ruffle me.
Should she come to harm in the ruffle, where could I get such another?
In fact, there was nothing that the world could do to Him that could ruffle the surface of His spirit.
A kind of ruffle or frill, worn formerly ...