Usage examples for willow

  1. Our poor old man needs all we've got, mother; and you may be sure I won't lay awake thinking of the feather- beds we had at Willow Point, 'cause it's about as much as I can do to keep my eyes open." – Dick in the Desert by James Otis
  2. The banks were smiling with peach blossom: the willow leaves were a mist of gold and green. – Eastern Shame Girl The Wedding of Ya-Nei; A Strange Destiny; The Error of the Embroidered Slipper; The Counterfeit Old Woman; The Monastery of the Esteemed-Lotus; A Complicated Marriage by Charles Georges Souli
  3. He drank of the water so cool and clear, For thirsty and hot was he; And he sat down upon the bank Under the willow- tree. – The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886 by Ministry of Education