ripple of water

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  • This effect had been produced by the constant rippling of water against the rock. Cited from Expeditions to Sth. Australia II,Charles Sturt
  • Then came a quiet ripple of water close to his own hiding place. Cited from Star Hunter, by Andre Alice Norton
  • A ripple of water fell across the young man's thought, and he glanced up. Cited from Captivating Mary Carstairs, Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • Then he heard a ripple of water and felt the motion of the craft as it was driven forward. Cited from Darkness and Dawn, by George Allan England
  • Only now and then, like a rippling of water, disquietude troubled his soul. Cited from The House of the Vampire, by George Sylvester Viereck
  • Harriet now heard the ripple of water somewhere near at hand. Cited from The Meadow-Brook Girls Under Canvas, by Janet Aldridge
  • The night hung heavy; not even the gentle ripple of water disturbed the solemn silence of our slow progress. Cited from The Devil's Own, by Randall Parrish
  • Presently he became aware of a slow gliding movement, and the silvery ripple of water. Cited from The Prodigal Judge, by Vaughan Kester
  • Neither was he mistaken, for when his steps at length began to lag he heard the ripple of water drifting up the trail. Cited from Glen of the High North, by H. A. Cody
  • Suddenly the column halted, in a bank of fog through which his ear caught the lazy ripple of water. Cited from The Laird's Luck and Other Fireside Tales, by Arthur Quiller-Couch ["Q"]
  • There was the scent of lilies around, the song of birds above, the ripple of water among pebbles at their feet. Cited from The Bow of Orange Ribbon, by Amelia E. Barr
  • Elephant and lion fountains along south wall; colors, pink and blue; rippling of water causes light to wave. Cited from The City of Domes, by John D. Barry
  • About him there was a great stillness, broken only by the murmur of the river and the ripple of water under the scow. Cited from Valley Of Silent Men, by James Oliver Curwo
  • Nothing but the rippling of water made by the vessels broke the profound, expectant hush that rested upon both. Cited from Dewey and Other Naval Commanders, by Edward S. Ellis
  • He could hear the rippling of water, and his eyes shone with a gleaming fire as he searched for Nepeese. Cited from Baree, Son of Kazan, James Oliver Curwood
  • Listening to the ripple of water, watching the stars, Charley's thoughts turned from the dark shore line to the brighter home land. Cited from Left on the Labrador, by Dillon Wallace
  • It was very still, and except for the soft tread of their own feet and the musical ripple of water in the creek there was scarcely a sound in this first hour of the night. Cited from The Country Beyond, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Distinct sounds now came from both left and right, the swish of paddles, the ripple of water against the side of a canoe, men talking. Cited from The Lords of the Wild, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • He heard the rippling of water that at times was almost like the tinkling of tiny bells, and more and more bell-like became that sound as he listened to it. Cited from The Flaming Forest, by James Oliver Curwood
  • To the others his name, at all events, was known, and as he stood up on the floor of the court a swift and regular movement like a ripple of water passed through the throng. Cited from The Witness For The Defense, by A.E.W. Mason
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