ripple disturbed

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  • It lay like a sheet of glass, so that never a ripple disturbed its surface. Cited from The Captain of the Polestar, by A. Conan Doyle #5
  • However the water was calm; not a ripple disturbed its surface. Cited from The Mysterious Island, by Jules Verne
  • It filled him with an odd satisfaction to note that not a ripple disturbed the red surface of the wine. Cited from The Net: A Novel, by Rex Beach
  • Not a ripple disturbed the peace of the water, nor a harsh sound the twilight peace of the air. Cited from The Silent Places, by Steward Edward White
  • Not a ripple disturbed the surface of the tranquil lake, so cold and remote. Cited from The She Boss, by Arthur Preston Hankins
  • Not a ripple disturbed the surface of the noble river, or the waters of the little creek lying between its semi-wooded banks. Cited from The Fourth Watch, by H. A. Cody
  • The last trace of fog was slowly lifting and not a ripple disturbed the surface of the water. Cited from Under Sealed Orders, by H.A. Cody
  • Not a ripple disturbed the surface of the river. Cited from Rod of the Lone Patrol, by H. A. Cody
  • The pool of water lay dark and silent within its stone steps; not a ripple disturbed its surface; not a dead leaf rested on its bosom. Cited from Vera Nevill, by Mrs. H. Lovett Cameron
  • Not a shade crossed the still sky of that brow, not a ripple disturbed the still sea of that cheek. Cited from Adela Cathcart, Vol. 3, by George MacDonald
  • The waters lay unruffled before us, not a ripple disturbed those glassy depths which reflected every tree and cottage on the opposite bank. Cited from The Land of the Black Mountain, by Reginald Wyon and Gerald Prance
  • Not a ripple disturbed the water, and the sombre trees along the shore were mirrored in the clear depths. Cited from Glen of the High North, by H. A. Cody
  • In a rough sea she would have inevitably swamped; but the wind, when it did blow, was off the land, and scarcely a ripple disturbed the surface of the bay. Cited from Tales of the Fish Patrol, by Jack London
  • The cable was hove short, the sails loosed; still, as we looked eastward, not a ripple disturbed the glass-like surface of the ocean. Cited from Twice Lost, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Absolute calm reigned in the atmosphere; not a leaf stirred on the tree, not a ripple disturbed the surface of the water. Cited from In Search of the Castaways, by Jules Verne
  • On Wednesday, aside from a little more whispering and significant glances exchanged among the pupils, not a ripple disturbed the calm of the study hall. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Junior Year at High School, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • Not a ripple disturbed the surface of affairs as the old King lay sick in April, 1509, in Richmond Palace at Sheen. Cited from Henry VIII, by A. F. Pollard
  • He worked his way slowly along, until all at once, when he had climbed a ledge, he found himself looking down into what seemed like a sunken lake surrounded by a wall, with a narrow opening on the seaward side, and so still that not a ripple disturbed its surface. Cited from Pocket Island, by Charles Clark Munn
  • Not a circle, not the slightest ripple disturbed it. Cited from Police!!!, by Robert W. Chambers
  • All this stir and ferment within; yet not a surface ripple disturbed the flow of those uneventful weeks between the return of Roy and the coming of Lance Desmond for Christmas leave. Cited from Far to Seek, by Maud Diver
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