birds warble

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  • There's where the birds warble sweet in the spring-time.
  • It is a delightful spring: the birds warble, but you do not understand their song? Cited from Pictures of Sweden, by Hans Christian Andersen
  • In the trees that lined the lake shore the birds warbled merrily, evidently glad that winter was not yet upon them. Cited from Four Boy Hunters, by Captain Ralph Bonehill
  • While the machinery affected spontaneous motions, the several birds warbled their natural harmony. Cited from Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Gibbon V5
  • The sun played upon the water, the birds warbled in the groves, and the gales quivered among the branches. Cited from The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D, In Nine Volumes, by Samuel Johnson
  • There's where the cotton and the corn and taters grow; There's where the birds warble sweet in the spring-time.
  • The leaves rustle, the birds warble, the rivers roar a song. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 79, May, 1864, by Various
  • The very herds in the field low in a subdued manner, and the birds warble their gladsome spring song with a depth which belongs only to sacred music. Cited from Mrs Whittelsey's Magazine for Mothers and Daughters, Vol. 3, by Various
  • Birds warbled on the branches their various strains; the mocking bird trilled out her sweet notes fain and the turtle filled with her voice the plain. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 7, Tr. by Burton
  • Song birds warble at the outskirts of the town but one is always haunted by the cries of the human beings who have been tortured and killed within her confines. Cited from The Centralia Conspiracy, by Ralph Chaplin
  • And indeed its flowers breathed perfume and its birds warbled amid the bloom as it were a garden of the gardens of Paradise. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 7, Tr. by Burton
  • There also the birds warbled, with various voices, notes ravishing and rapturing the heart by the melodies of their musick. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vo1. 13, Tr. by Burton
  • At eve The moonbeam, sliding softly in between The sleeping leaves, is all the light they wish, Birds warbling all the music. Cited from The Task and Other Poems, by William Cowper
  • It was as though bees hummed, grasshoppers chirped and birds warbled over the happy house of Mary and Martha. Cited from Famous Modern Ghost Stories, by Various, Ed.: Emily Dorothy Scarborough
  • The moon returns, and the spring; birds warble, trees burst into leaf; But Love, once gone, goes for ever, and all that endures is the grief. Cited from The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol. 5, Ed. by Warner
  • The birds warbled on the boughs with tones far sweeter than chaunt of Koran and their notes would console a lover whom longings unman. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 5, Tr. by Burton
  • And the little birds warble and the little burnie runs, as if neither knew there was a weary world outside, where many a heart, pure as either, grows dumb amidst its singing, and freezes slowly as it flows. Cited from Olive, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • Immediately behind the trees the ground rose, forming a low hill covered with wild juniper and white thorn, and a little stream bustled by it, whilst from the leafy shades above the voices of many birds warbled sweet and low. Cited from Orrain: A Romance, by S. Levett-Yeats
  • The road wound gently, and dipped and rose to cross low hills; trees bordered the way on each side; and as the sun rose they threw long shadows westward, while the birds warbled and twittered in the fields and hedges. Cited from Poindexter's Disappearance,by Julian Hawthorne
  • The house, wherein were fountains and birds warbling their songs understood in every language, was carpeted with silken rugs and furnished with cushions of Dibaj-brocade. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 16, Tr. by Burton