Outside the window, it's snowing, and his granddaughter is laughing--a silent image before him--and the glow of the light bulb in the bathroom is pale gray, sputtering like his father's weld light and rod smoke rising to the ceiling, a sheer soundlessness
sneaking out through the cracks as the smell of it fills his lungs like a sudden breath.
One of the big competitive advantages of electric vehicles is their soundlessness
," said Stefan Bratzel, director of the Centre of Automotive Management at the University of Applied Sciences in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany.
In another piece, "Oh 'tis joy in summer days," the quiescent, visionary passage beyond the physical is again triggered by the mind's surrendering to soundlessness
The gun's specification, including its high technology, soundlessness
and its ability to fire bullets without explosive propellant has made it desirable for guarding important persons, protecting ammo caches, oil and gas installations and refineries and other vital centers and remote-protection of military and other sensitive and vital sites and facilities.
Nevertheless, holding out against flux and holding the history of flux within itself, the photograph's silence is so insistent that its soundlessness
constantly reminds one of absent speech, because one interrogates its silence.