whispered


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spoken in soft hushed tones without vibrations of the vocal cords

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She thought the voice familiar, but could not place it, though her heart whispered that it might belong to the young stranger of her dreams.
Missile after missile Bulan rained down upon the struggling, howling Dyaks, until, seized by panic, they turned and fled incontinently down into the depths of the canyon and back along the narrow trail they had come, and then superstitious fear completed the rout that the flying rocks had started, for one whispered to another that this was the terrible Bulan and that he had but lured them on into the hills that he might call forth all his demons and destroy them.
I never thought of that," I whispered back, even more appalled than before at the closeness of the shave, and marveling at that something unyielding in his character which was carrying him through so finely.
Wants to turn on the other side," whispered the servant, and got up to turn the count's heavy body toward the wall.
We'd better keep it a secret from Aunt Janet anyhow," I whispered, laughing.
I am a night cabby, I am," he whispered, with a sort of boastful exasperation.
By Jove, he seems to have a great idea of our power," whispered Hollis, hopelessly.
Becky hesitating, Tom took silence for consent, and passed his arm about her waist and whispered the tale ever so softly, with his mouth close to her ear.
Slap through the town,' whispered Sikes; 'there'll be nobody in the way, to-night, to see us.
Then a faint voice whispered, "Little Rose-Leaf, come quickly, or I cannot thank you as I ought for all your loving care of me.
I have the happiness of knowing your father-in-law,' whispered Mr.
You are all the women in the world," I whispered bending over her.
He whispered in her ear so closely that through the darkness he could, see the fire in her eyes.
Audibly the elm-leaves whispered Peaceful, pleasant melodies, Like the distant murmured music Of unquiet, lovely seas: While the winds were hushed in slumber In the fragrant flowers and trees.
He knows nothing of what has happened,'he whispered.