The place is more open than is usual, comparatively level, and a dozen feet above the river, which, brawling
over a ledge, spreads into an attractive pool.
- "The So-called Human Race", Bert Leston Taylor.
No traces of the late storm were visible, save that here and there a tree lay prostrate, and one or two brawling
streams that but yesterday were tiny rivulets, dashed foaming through the valleys.
- "A Night on the Borders of the Black Forest", Amelia B. Edwards.
" A roaring lion,"-" A raging bear,"-" A brawling
woman,"-" A flattering mouth,"-" An understanding heart,"-" Burning coals,"-" The hearing ear, and the seeing eye."
- "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.