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Tempests and squalls are frequent, and the weather is rarely calm.
We went out to see the hero that had withstood so many tempests, and it wrung my heart to see him prostrate who had mightily striven and was now mightily fallen.
Every thwarted desire was the signal for a passionate outburst, and as she grew older and stronger, these tempests became more violent.
He comes before us as a belated epicurean, whose airy trifles cannot be warbled in an atmosphere surcharged with tempests and gunpowder.
According to tradition the islands were first peopled by Arab voyagers driven thither by tempests.