It is somewhat in the vein of "Sourdough" Service, the Yukon bard.
The vein in the neck of the fore-quarter should be of a fine blue.
But I checked him in that Falstaffian vein, urging considerations of time and cookery.
That she was loved, she knew—knew it through every vein and pulse.
When a man makes a hit in one vein of writing they want that and nothing else.