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  • The child shook his head mutely to this appeal, but rise he could not. Cited from Rabbi and Priest, by Milton Goldsmith
  • In the end he gave himself up mutely to the rapture of her arms. Cited from The Bars of Iron, by Ethel May Dell
  • For reply, the little girl was clinging mutely to her mother's neck. Cited from Old Caravan Days, by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • It beseeched her mutely to tell him whether what she had read upon his confused sheet had any meaning or truth to her. Cited from Night and Day, by Virginia Woolf
  • She addressed herself mutely to Vanderbank, in whom the movement produced a laugh. Cited from The Awkward Age, by Henry James
  • She entered the room, and the Squire closed the door behind her, pointing mutely to the things on the floor. Cited from Elizabeth's Campaign, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • She moved a little towards Rodney, and her movement seemed to testify mutely to her respect for him, and her alliance with him. Cited from Night and Day, by Virginia Woolf
  • My own body seemed nothing more than one of the many shadows, though it was motionless, while the others flitted mutely to and fro. Cited from Autobiography of a YOGI, by Paramhansa Yogananda
  • He appeals mutely to Alice not to betray his strange secret to the Colonel. Cited from Alice Sit-By-The-Fire, by J. M. Barrie
  • Mrs Staunton turned mutely to her husband for an explanation. Cited from The Pirate Island, by Harry Collingwood
  • He thought a little of offering to take her for a tour in Europe; but he was determined to do this only in case she should seem mutely to reproach him. Cited from Washington Square, by Henry James
  • She looked up at Pierre, an agony of inquiry in her eyes, and pointing mutely to the wounded man. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • Torlos looked at him in surprise and then pointed mutely to a heavy belt he wore -- made of closely woven links of iron wire! Cited from Islands of Space, by John W Campbell
  • The very chairs begged mutely to be sat upon, the chill white beds to be slept in. Cited from Quest of the Golden Girl, Richard le Gallienne
  • The large, intelligent eyes followed Beulah as she paced to and fro, and seemed mutely to question her restlessness. Cited from Beulah, by Augusta J. Evans
  • The men gestured by rote, appealing mutely to the spectators, so that one might fancy them orators whose voices failed to reach one. Cited from White Shadows in the South Seas, by Frederick O'Brien
  • The eyelids had been cut off, and only two dreadful, bloodied, glaring things of horror appealed mutely to God. Cited from By Rock and Pool on an Austral Shore, and Other Stories, by Louis Becke
  • The man smiled, the happy smile of a child that had obtained an unexpected reward, and raised his hand painfully in salute, then pointed mutely to the south. Cited from The Sheik, by E. M. Hull
  • I have followed him wounded through the wilderness, when his every resting place was scarred with deep gashes, and where broken saplings testified mutely to the force of his blow. Cited from Ways of Wood Folk, by William J. Long
  • A rich odour of coffee, insinuating itself through the half open door, testified mutely to the fact that Aunt Amy was getting breakfast. Cited from Up the Hill and Over, by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
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