- From the village of his childhood, From the homes of those who knew him, Passing silent through the forest, Like a smoke- wreath wafted sideways, Slowly vanished Chibiabos! - "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
- They moved out into deep water, and a gentle breeze wafted them pleasantly toward their desired haven. - "Elsie at Nantucket", Martha Finley.
- From a distance the warm summer breeze wafted towards her the notes of a foreign air clearly whistled, and she directed her steps towards the spot whence it seemed to proceed. - "Countess Erika's Apprenticeship", Ossip Schubin.