If a man could choose his last resting-place, wouldn't this blue water be much nicer than a mangrove swamp in Africa.
He came from the mangrove swamp where it ran down into the sea.
Just across a mangrove swamp at his back was the city; before him lay his schooner, her bowsprit pointing seaward.
At that time the only dry ground was a narrow island in the mangrove swamp.
Their next trouble was a strip of mangrove swamp which a cat couldn't have crawled through.
The first I knew, a cloud of spears sailed out of the mangrove swamp at me.
mangrove swamp and small coconut groves occur along the coast.
Mother would not thank me for bringing you through that mangrove swamp and risking fever.
But the Maluka thought it looked more like a section of a mangrove swamp, piles and all.
Marston hated their monotonous buzzing, for there is something about a mangrove swamp that frays a white man's nerves.