Cape Horn fever
noun Nautical Slang.
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So I asked the driver to honk the horn, which he does, and Rod looks over.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Reportedly, George Custer wore a Stetson into Little Big Horn.
Besides, victory fever had spread like wildfire throughout the Allied armies.
The sets—which, really, were a feat of design and direction—appeared to be remnants of a Lewis Carroll fever dream.‘Peter Pan Live!’ Review: No Amount of Clapping Brings It to Life|Kevin Fallon|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A car parked at a red light honked its horn in rhythm with the chant as the crowd passed in front of it.
Before the outlaw can comply with this small request the horn sounds again.Physiology of The Opera|John H. Swaby (AKA "Scrici")
At a quarter past seven he took his leave and we let drop our anchor where we were, off Cape Tekke.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Day by day these fretting anxieties and perplexities wasted her strength, and her fever grew higher and higher.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
Also our six-shooters reposed in their scabbards, the four belts hooked over the horn of MacRae's saddle.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Père Bracasse was ill, suffering from rheumatism, bronchitis, fever and corns.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke