faint whisper

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  • As he started to mount them, a faint whisper reached his ears. Cited from Piccadilly Jim, by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  • The Indians were to be located only by faint whispers under the trees. Cited from The Heart of the Desert, by Honore' Willsie Morrow
  • She found only a faint whisper with which to answer him; her eyes were as hungry as his. Cited from The Everlasting Whisper, by Jackson Gregory
  • His voice died away in a strange, faint whisper. Cited from The Gadfly, by E. L. Voynich
  • So still was everything that, save when a faint whisper rose when an officer went round, the place might have been unoccupied. Cited from Mass' George, by George Manville Fenn
  • I tried to speak, and a faint whisper crept from my lips. Cited from The Life Everlasting, Marie Corelli
  • From far, far below came the faint whisper of rushing waters. Cited from The Metal Monster, by A. Merritt
  • He still looked at Vere, and, as he did so, he heard the faint whisper of the sea. Cited from A Spirit in Prison, by Robert Hichens
  • "What hit me?" he asked in a faint whisper. Cited from The Boy Allies Under Two Flags, Robert L. Drake
  • "Can you see them now?" said Russell, in a faint whisper. Cited from The Black Bar, by George Manville Fenn
  • "And you let yourself be persuaded?" asked the girl, in a faint whisper. Cited from King Midas: A Romance, by Upton Sinclair
  • She went in, and called in a faint whisper. Cited from The Junior Classics, Various
  • "God bless you, my boys!" he said, in a faint whisper. Cited from Through the Fray, by G. A. Henty
  • She lowered her voice a little, some faint whisper of discretion reaching her inward ear. Cited from Gentle Julia, by Booth Tarkington
  • Off among the hills the echo was repeated to a faint whisper. Cited from The Rangeland Avenger, by Max Brand
  • Hanlon, walking along and taking it all in, seemed to catch faint whispers of thought, but could make nothing of it. Cited from Man of Many Minds, by E. Everett Evans
  • "Why not?" breathed my lady in a faint whisper, as hope suddenly revived. Cited from The Mysterious Key And What It Opened,by L. Alcott
  • She must have slept lightly, for at my faint whisper I perceived that her wide-opened eyes were scrutinizing my face. Cited from Prisoners of Chance, by Randall Parrish
  • The sheriffs, however, kept their suspicions to themselves, and I heard only faint whispers of what was going on. Cited from The Touchstone of Fortune, by Charles Major
  • "What'll I sing?" he asked in a voice which was reduced to a faint whisper by rage. Cited from Trailin'!, by Max Brand
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