Origin of water snake
Examples from the Web for water snake
He took the water-snake for a rotten tree, and stepped upon it, and it buried its teeth in his flesh.
The daughter of the Miko of the Oconees knows how to strike the water-snake.
A lapping of the water against the brittle flags and a water-snake has splashed away to some dark haunt.The Story of the Trapper|A. C. Laut
They met with no people on the isle; but saw a large bat, and some birds, and caught a water-snake.
He raced after a fearsome Water-snake on a sunny bank, and, scared by the fury of his onslaught, the Snake slipped out of sight.Bannertail|Ernest Thompson Seton