ceaseless rain

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  • It had been a week of ceaseless rain -- the whole country side was sodden. Cited from A Terrible Secret, by May Agnes Fleming
  • After that silence for about ten minutes, and no sound but the ceaseless rain until we next hear Groves' voice. Cited from A Set of Rogues, by Frank Barrett
  • The road was muddy, the river in flood, the field under water in ceaseless rain. Cited from The Gardener, by Rabindranath Tagore
  • Under the ceaseless rain a cloud of steam rose from the backs of the two horses. Cited from The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Vol. 5 (of 8), by Guy de Maupassant
  • Sorrow like a ceaseless rain Beats upon my heart. Cited from Renascence and Other Poems by Edna St. Millay
  • My lady sat watching the ceaseless rain with indolent eyes, holding a novel in her lap, and looking very serene and handsome. Cited from The Baronet's Bride, by May Agnes Fleming
  • Nature seemed to be dissolving in a cold, ceaseless rain -- a rain like that which announces the approach of winter. Cited from International Short Stories: French, by Various
  • At one of the windows, looking out at the ceaseless rain, a young lady sat -- a young lady, tall, rather stout than slender, and not pretty. Cited from Kate Danton, or, Captain Danton's Daughters, by May Agnes Fleming
  • He caught, too, the outline of giant tubes, the huge guns that were sending the ceaseless rain of death upon the French. Cited from The Forest of Swords, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Out of the cloud came a ceaseless rain of metal, rifles, dirt, cartridges, and even human flesh. Cited from Fighting in France, by Ross Kay
  • It came a night of ceaseless rain, and again the mail-bags underwent a drenching. Cited from The Great Lone Land, by W. F. Butler
  • The ceaseless rain of shot and shell from both sides went over them, the canopy of smoke being so high above that the interspace between the lines was now more or less visible. Cited from Westways, by S. Weir Mitchell [AKA: Silas Weir Mitchell]
  • As she sat over the dropping embers of the fire, while the ceaseless rain huddled against the pane without, a terrible vision crossed her mind. Cited from Bred in the Bone, by James Payn
  • On the journey we were a good deal annoyed by the swollen streams and the muddy roads consequent on three days of almost ceaseless rain. Cited from Famous Adventures And Prison Escapes of the Civil War, by Various
  • It was a dismal day, with ceaseless rain, and sighing wind, and leaden sky. Cited from The Unseen Bridgegroom, by May Agnes Fleming
  • I could see nothing more remarkable than the damp, autumnal leaves, the bare trees swaying in the wind-washed spaces, and the pouring, ceaseless rain. Cited from Seen and Unseen, by E. Katharine Bates
  • I believe every one was glad to say farewell to Chiloe; yet if we could forget the gloom and ceaseless rain of winter, Chiloe might pass for a charming island. Cited from The Voyage of the Beagle, by Charles Darwin
  • Maria could not expect her husband until the beat of horses' hoofs was audible; she was not even gazing into the distance -- only dreamily watching the street and the ceaseless rain. Cited from Burgomaster's Wife, by Georg Ebers, v2
  • The drip, drip, drip of the ceaseless rain was the only sound in the stillness. Cited from The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Keen blows the blast, or ceaseless rain descends; The half-stript hedge a sorry shelter lends. Cited from The Farmer's Boy, by Robert Bloomfield
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