By half-past eight it is doubled
; by nine it is trebled; by ten it is multiplied sixfold; and by eleven the roar has become an incredible babel of one hundred and eighty thousand conversations an hour, with fifty new voices clamoring at the exchanges every second.
He would double the quirt in his hand and, the instant of the whirl, that doubled
quirt would rap Bob on the nose.
But Commander Farragut would not take a tortuous passage, but doubled
But his pursuers forestalling him, he doubled
back across the cabin, passed over the galley, and gained the deck by means of the steerage- scuttle.
Singer and tailor am I-- Doubled
the joys that I know-- Proud of my lilt to the sky, Proud of the house that I sew-- Over and under, so weave I my music--so weave I the house that I sew.