May the muse alight upon her brow and may the flood-tide of inspiration swell within her as she sharpens her quill.
Then there followed a wave of personal bitterness which in its turn was succeeded by a flood-tide of indifference.
The flood-tide of holiday trippers at Brighton is in August.
Christian sentiment when at its flood-tide will have swept away all such emblems.
With the flood-tide and the engines kicking back they had her off at daylight.
There is hardly a little place I can know again when I see it; what used to be on the flood-tide is all on the ebb to-day!
Ebb and flow and flood-tide have become as difficult as Sanskrit synonyms for me.
They have an objection to drinking the river-water, and expressed great surprise at the flood-tide.
In every department, therefore, there was a flood-tide of effort.
I warn you solemnly that your flood-tide of opportunity has come.