And so the Ship of Fools sailed on, all aft fooling and befouling
, from the guileless-eyed, gentle-souled Finnish mate, who, with the scent of treasure pungent in his nostrils, with a duplicate key stole the ship's daily position from Captain Doane's locked desk, to Ah Moy, the cook, who kept Kwaque at a distance and never whispered warning to the others of the risk they ran from continual contact with the carrier of the terrible disease.
His slow progress was like that of a slug, befouling
beauty with a monstrous trail.
our air and water, these villainous fossil fuels, we are told, are releasing carbon dioxide in such huge quantities that we are causing catastrophic global warming that threatens all life on our planet.
My parents had to drag me away when it was time to go, the drool stains likely befouling
the floor to this very day.
He writes, "Tormented by the recollection of your own vices, hearing the sounds of hell, and befouling
your body with excrement out of fear, what will you do when you are so terrified?
He married a Peruvian woman in order to procure his wife's father's lands and operate a brothel business in a rural town with his wife, but never consummated the marriage because he feared befouling
his pure Japanese blood.
3) On four conducts befouling
the Way of Heaven (119) (cf.
Its declared purpose at the time Congress approved it was to buy up the toxic mortgages, and the bonds based on them, that were so befouling
the balance sheets of banks and other investors after the collapse of the housing market.
Their motivation was "to escape the death stench befouling
He writes about their relation to humans and commerce, from their nurturing of the Native American tribes that lived along them to their later damming and befouling
for purposes of industry and transport.