A one-legged torso wearing only a stiletto-heeled boot was found floating in a Venice lagoon.
I wind up driving into a lagoon of some kind and presumably drowning.
No one knows exactly why 29-year-old Iranian costume design student Mahtab Savoji turned up dead in the Venice lagoon last week.
But for the secret of the lagoon the papers had to wait, since it had been inviolably kept.
The lagoon reflected their deep colours till they reached the port.
The same idea, though expressed in a more familiar figure, is found in another poem published among The lagoon's Regrets.
And I had to threaten to shoot her coming across the lagoon.
He was ordered to make chowder out of the big clams that grew in the lagoon.
It started off, and, along with the others, made straight towards the lagoon.
The point where she reached it was just above the gorge—the place where the tree stairway led down to the lagoon.
1670s, lagune, earlier laguna (1610s), from French lagune or directly from Italian laguna "pond, lake," from Latin lacuna "pond, hole," from lacus "pond" (see lake (n.1)). Originally in reference to the region of Venice; applied 1769 (by Capt. Cook) to the lake-like stretch of water enclosed in a South Seas atoll. Also cf. -oon.