down to whisper

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  • I took a picture of the situation and had stood my rifle against the tree, and sat down to whisper the situation over. Cited from In Africa, by John T. McCutcheon
  • Gustave bent down to whisper something in her ear -- something for which his letters had in some manner prepared her. Cited from Charlotte's Inheritance, by M. E. Braddon
  • The cat's-meat-man stopped and leant down to whisper in my ear. Cited from Voyages of Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  • It frightened her a little, too, like the light in no lover's eyes that had ever drawn her down to whisper love to her before. Cited from The Witness, by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  • Mrs. Goddard turned pale and pressed the little girl close to her side, leaning down to whisper in her ear. Cited from A Tale of a Lonely Parish, by F. Marion Crawford
  • He bent down to whisper a suggestion, but Sanda did not hear. Cited from A Soldier of the Legion, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • Parpon went up two steps of the chancel quietly and caught the arm of the Cure, drawing him down to whisper in his ear. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • As we reach Giardini, the young moon is shining, and the night is alive with stars so large and bright that they seem leaning down to whisper in the ears of our soul. Cited from Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Vol III, by John Symonds
  • She had placed a hand on Clayton's arm, as he sat in that endless vigil, and bent down to whisper, although no sound would have penetrated that death-like stupor. Cited from Dangerous Days, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Edda invited her to come and sit by her, but she declined, and stood holding her father's hand, while the priest stood on the other side of the sofa, every now and then stooping down to whisper into his ear. Cited from Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships, by W.H.G. Kingston