seemed to whisper

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  • "All this we are doing for you!" something within her seemed to whisper. Cited from The Way of Ambition, by Robert Hichens
  • He seemed to whisper something in her ear, and she stood for a moment afterwards quite still. Cited from The Illustrious Prince, by E. Phillips Oppenheim 3
  • They seemed to whisper together, as if uncertain what to do next. Cited from Quentin Durward, by Sir Walter Scott
  • "You can't escape him even in death" something seemed to whisper in her ear. Cited from 'Way Down East, by Joseph R. Grismer
  • But an angel seemed to whisper me soul to soul. Cited from Such is Life, by Tom Collins
  • Margaret heard the flight of monstrous birds, and they seemed to whisper strange things on their passage. Cited from The Magician, by Somerset Maugham
  • The wind that softly rustled through them seemed to whisper a special secret to each. Cited from The Swindler and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Then a voice seemed to whisper Isabella's name in his ear! Cited from The Heart's Secret, by Maturin Murray
  • It seemed to whisper in his ear, as it moved by. Cited from Dutch Fairy Tales for Young Folks,by W. E. Griffis
  • A slight wind followed her, and seemed to whisper to the circumjacent trees. Cited from Frontier Stories, by Bret Harte
  • The men made no reply, but seemed to whisper among themselves, and Helgi repeated his question. Cited from Vandrad the Viking, by J. Storer Clouston
  • His work, they seemed to whisper, was becoming raw. Cited from The Girl on the Boat, by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  • The bright morning seemed to whisper of victory; Lucretia would surely win. Cited from Thoroughbreds, by W. A. Fraser
  • Then he stepped, or seemed to step up to the man and whispered, or seemed to whisper, in his ear. Cited from When the World Shook, by H. Rider Haggard
  • And with this change the droning softness of the night itself seemed to whisper that the sea would not give up its dead. Cited from The Alaskan, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Both women meant kindly by us: the pleasant fir woods and the fresh air seemed to whisper to us to stay. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. XII, No. 28. July, 1873, by Various
  • He seemed to whisper in the ear of one who listened trustingly. Cited from Mardi: and A Voyage Thither, Vol. II (of 2), by Herman Melville
  • It was faint, so faint that it seemed to whisper to them through miles and miles of space -- yet they knew that it was a voice! Cited from The Hunted Woman, by James Oliver Curwood
  • He looked at it for a moment, bent his head to it, seemed to whisper, and then addressed it aloud. Cited from St. George and St. Michael, by G. MacDonald
  • "What was that?" he asked, as a hissing, sharp-drawn voice seemed to whisper in his ear. Cited from The White Company, by Arthur Conan Doyle
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