the violence of the sea
See do violence to
"I say violence is necessary. It is as American as cherry pie"
"All they that take the sword shall perish with the sword"[Bible: St. Matthew]
"Violence is one of the most fun things to watch"
"Keep violence in the mindWhere it belongs"
He couldn't ask them to do it, the prohibition against violence includes suicide.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Then they were jerked out of the dream with a violence that made Nathan's stomach turn, landing painfully on a beach of stones.THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: The Sangreal Trilogy One (2004)
She told him not to be so ridiculous, then blushed, as if embarrassed by the unnecessary violence of her response.BEHINDLINGS (2002)