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Elsewhere a half-moon of yellow sand received the ripples with a kiss, suggestive of utter conquest and the end of strife.
UNDER THE WAVESR M BALLANTYNE
But since ripples sometimes appear without being preceded by the fall of a stone, ripples have another general cause.
THE POSITIVE OUTCOME OF PHILOSOPHYJOSEPH DIETZGEN
He could see that, even though his eyes were dimmed by the splashing of the ripples.
DUSTY STAROLAF BAKER
His verses flow soft and clear as the ripples of an unsullied spring, dancing with silvery brightness out of its rocky hollow.
HISTORY OF THE JEWS, VOL. IV (OF VI)HEINRICH GRAETZ
Leisurely the ripples widened and were effaced among the shadows.
MISS PRIMROSEROY ROLFE GILSON
For a hundred yards the ripples broke in front of the clumsy craft.
THE WEB OF THE GOLDEN SPIDERFREDERICK ORIN BARTLETT
The lights of her cabin windows shook through the ripples in long darts of silver.
THE LAST ENTRYWILLIAM CLARK RUSSELL
He could see the clumped shadows of woods and the flicker of ripples striking fire against the banks.
THE KINGDOM ROUND THE CORNERCONINGSBY DAWSON
It is known among sailors as the phenomenon of “the ripples.”
THE PIRATE SLAVERHARRY COLLINGWOOD
The navigation is still obstructed with ripples, but with some intermissions of a few miles.