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" And I have loved thee, Ocean ! and my joy Of youthful sports was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward : from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight : and if the freshening sea Made them a terror — 'twas a pleasing... "
The works of lord Byron
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
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Mainsail to the Wind: A Book of Sailing Quotations

William Galvani - Sports & Recreation - 1999 - 214 pages
...was on thy breast to be Borne like thy bubbles, onward: from a boy I wanton'd with thy breakers, — they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea...was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here. LORD BYRON from the poem 'Childe...
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Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures

Cliff Gerwick - Technology & Engineering - 2002 - 680 pages
...was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward: from a boy I wanton'd with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea Made them a terror — twos a pleasing fear For I was as it were, a child of thee And trusted to thy billows far and near,...
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Mediating Order and Chaos: The Water-cycle in the Complex Adaptive Systems ...

Rodney Farnsworth - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 349 pages
...as on thy hreasi to he Borne. like thy bnbbles. onward: from a bov ! wantoned with tby breakers — they to me Were a delight: and if the freshening sea...was as it were a child of thee. And trusted to thy billows far and near. And laid m\ hand upon tby mane — as I do here l184l. Here. more than just Harold(Byron...
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Beyond the Windswept Dunes: The Story of Maritime Muskegon

Elizabeth B. Sherman - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 216 pages
...was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward; from a boy I wanton'd with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea...was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here. from Childe Harold's Pilgrimage...
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That Oceanic Feeling

Fiona Capp - Australia - 2003 - 288 pages
...so heralded a new, aesthetic relationship with the sea. 'I wantoned with thy breakers,' wrote Byron. 'They to me / Were a delight; and if the freshening...sea / Made them a terror, 'twas a pleasing fear.' Yet I knew that my love of the sea was not solely derived from the attraction of the sublime, the longing...
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The Cambridge Companion to Byron

Bone - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 305 pages
...was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward: from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers - they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea...was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane - as I do here. (CHP, iv. 1 84) This dramatic...
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Zero Break: An Illustrated Collection of Surf Writing, 1777-2004

Matt Warshaw - Reference - 2004 - 360 pages
...was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles onward; from a boy I wanton'd with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea...was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here. of a kingly species. So all...
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Romanticism and Religion from William Cowper to Wallace Stevens

Gavin Hopps, Jane Stabler - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 262 pages
...can be glimpsed (IV, 183), and moving off towards that 'throne': And I have loved thee, Ocean! [...] For I was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane - as I do here. (IV, 184) 'The poem may end',...
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Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures, Third Edition

Ben C. Gerwick, Jr - Technology & Engineering - 2007 - 840 pages
...should lead to more effective and economical offshore construction. I wanton' d with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight; and if the freshening sea...was as it were, a child of thee And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — As I do here. Lord Byron, Childe Harold's...
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