"Was your husband a swimmer?" he asked cautiously.
He loved riding and walking, was an expert swimmer and enjoyed a game at tennis.
He was the best rider in the army and the best swimmer in the fleet.
I plunged into the oncoming billows, as a strong swimmer dives into breakers, and struck, alas, 'tis true, the bedpost!
Say you're a world class swimmer and spot a drowning man.