Locke sank into a swoon; The Garden died; God took the spinning-jenny Out of his side.
* And soon Their hushing dances languished to a stand, Like midnight leaves when, as the Zephyrs swoon, All on their drooping sterns they sink unfanned.thomas hood
'Courage!' he said, and pointed toward the land, 'This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon.' In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it seeme' d always afternoon. All round the coast the languid air did swoon, Ulysses Breathing like one that hath a weary dream.Tennyson
But as I see it, the most corrupt art is the sentimental the art of orange blossoms which make pale women swoon.Camille Pissarro