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I am bored to death, to extinction; my thoughts are the colour of that water which flows over yonder, brackish and heavy.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
This animal is fond of brackish water, therefore he most commonly inhabits those rivers which border on the sea.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
Captain Stirling examined them both: the former to its source, the latter beyond the point where the water ceased to be brackish.
They were marooned on a desert island with practically nothing to eat and nothing but brackish swamp water to drink.
Often the only water they had to drink was supplied by "brackish" ponds, whose surface was covered with greenish slime.
We had no water the first 25 miles excepting from one small brackish creek.
For the rest, if you dig two or three inches deep, you find water, though very brackish in quality.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
The water, very fresh when the lake is full, grows brackish during the dry season.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
He roams in great troops across the dreary Asiatic deserts, and is fond of bitter and saline herbage, and brackish water.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
Rupshu in the south-east is a country of great brackish lakes in no part less than 13,500 feet above sea level.

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