13) This connection between the word, the earth, and the "scarab-people" is fully activated in the plaza, where the church "bells bang / to welcome the rebels" who are "smuggling Mayan tongues [from Chiapas] to the microphone in the plaza / where the church drowses
in dreams of Latin by rote.
She lies down on the sandbank and drowses
between shade and grazing and heat.
constitution, if he drowses
off During the longer speeches to dream Of
The self drowses
in the self Beyond hope of a visitor.
The hamlet of Andersonville drowses
nearby, and a dusty yellow memorial bravely commemorates Henry Wirz, hanged after the war for what happened there.
The guard, a negro eunuch, drowses
on his feet, solid and unmoved.
Eames's daughter, who enters unannounced while Wilbur drowses
in post-coital bliss.
Caxton's Book I, for example, relates Arthur's encounter with the Questing Beast as he drowses
by a well after chasing a 'grete harte' (p.
I spent it in a house at Hancock Point, Maine, a secluded promontory of land that drowses
under bright sunshine and watches the light burst and stray out over Frenchman's Bay.
The hunter Endymion, his ankles delicately crossed, drowses
in a majestic crimson robe of an amplitude impractical for a hue and cry.
She prepares a meal and drowses
while the water heats up before bathing, because 'Visits to the cemetery, doctor, and to relatives, to stay, always demanded a bath.