As Adam was a-working outside of Eden-Wall, He used the Earth, he used the Seas, he used the Air
and all; And out of black disaster He arose to be the master Of Earth and Water, Air
and Fire, But never reached his heart's desire
The balloon was by this time tugging hard at the rope that held it to the ground, for the air
within it was hot, and this made it so much lighter in weight than the air
without that it pulled hard to rise into the sky.
I was making my observations, when Ned and Conseil awoke almost at the same time, under the influence of this reviving air
He reached the edge of the tall roof, stepped one foot out into the air
, and walked into space as calmly as if he were on firm ground.
The submarine apparatus destined for this expedition was supplied with air
The outer envelope might then be cast off as a useless encumbrance; and the second balloon, left free to itself, would not offer the same hold to the currents of air
as a half-inflated one must needs present.
He started the engine, and with a wild burr of gas explosions the beautiful fabric darted down the launching ways and lifted into the air
Did I not see her caught up into the air
, in spite of cries which would have softened the heart of any one but the barbarian who has robbed me of her?
In evening's limpid air
, What time the moon's sickle, Green, 'twixt the purple-glowings, And jealous, steal'th forth: --Of day the foe, With every step in secret, The rosy garland-hammocks Downsickling, till they've sunken Down nightwards, faded, downsunken:--
For if it flies through the air
it will not be unlike a bird, and I've noticed that all birds have tails, which they use for a rudder while flying.
When he had got me into a seat, I fought and panted so terribly for air
that even with his obtuseness he knew I was in a bad way.
It was then they heard for the first time of the real scale of the Dornhof aeronautic park and the possibility of an attack coming upon them not only by sea, but by the air