He now approached the sick man with the noiseless
step of one in full vigor of life, with his delicate white fingers raised from the green quilt the hand that was free, and turning sideways felt the pulse and reflected a moment.
And if, among the noiseless
grasses, Death Should come behind and take away my breath, I should not rise as one who sorroweth;
motion was one of the most peculiar things about the Gargoyles.
On either side rose precipitous cliffs of gorgeous, parti-colored rock, while beneath our feet a thick mountain grass formed a soft and noiseless
He tossed upon his bed of grasses, sleepless, for an hour and then he rose, noiseless
as a wraith, and while the Waziri's back was turned, vaulted the boma wall in the face of the flaming eyes, swung silently into a great tree and was gone.
So, whereas the ape-man had gone carelessly before, he now became the personification of noiseless
He, too, wore rubber shoes and his movements were absolutely noiseless
The seagulls were wheeling, white-winged and noiseless
, above their heads; the air was fragrant with the scent of cottage flowers.
It was the mysterious, evil forest, a charnel house of silence, wherein naught moved save strange tiny birds--the strangeness of them making the mystery more profound, for they flitted on noiseless
wings, emitting neither song nor chirp, and they were mottled with morbid colours, having all the seeming of orchids, flying blossoms of sickness and decay.
His lips stammered and halted in the making of noiseless
whispers, as, with corrugated brows of puzzlement, he addressed the steward:
She stole away, with her formal curtsey, her noiseless
step, and her obstinate resolution to take the gloomiest view of her husband's case.
Thenceforth sweet Cecily kept the noiseless
tenor of her way unvexed by the attentions of enamoured swains.
In sage and silent companionship of two, they went flying, noiseless
, along the quiet lanes in search of a meal.
Up till nightfall, a dull, noiseless
agitation, such as precedes great catastrophes, ran through the anxious multitude.
Hers was an extreme lithesomeness, and she moved with a certain indefinable airiness, approaching one as down might float or as a bird on noiseless