to whisper to him

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  • On the threshold I had almost turned to whisper to him when the woman came after and touched his arm. Cited from Sir John Constantine, by Prosper Paleologus Constantine
  • They then got round the mayor, and began to whisper to him, as I supposed, on the business before it should come on. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade by the British Parliament, Clarkson
  • Did he hope that some spirit of the poor, murdered woman might still be lingering there, to whisper to him what he sought to learn? Cited from The Diamond Cross Mystery, by Chester K. Steele
  • From time to time well dressed middle-aged men, half gone in drink, came and leaned over the counter to whisper to him. Cited from Marching Men, by Sherwood Anderson
  • A voice inside of Reddy began to whisper to him. Cited from Old Granny Fox, by Thornton W. Burgess
  • Turning his head, he looked at the window; and the open space out there seemed to whisper to him, to beg to him, and to command him. Cited from The Devil's Garden, by W. B. Maxwell
  • But the old man grasped the doctor by the wrist to pull him closer to whisper to him. Cited from Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3, Collected by Francis J. Reynolds
  • Nathaniel could hear the old man's subdued chuckle and he bent his head to catch what he was about to whisper to him. Cited from The Courage of Captain Plum, by James Oliver Curwood
  • He sat down again, and Mr. Dean and Mr. Smith began to whisper to him with evident indignation. Cited from John Ward, Preacher, by Margaret Deland
  • If Keith tried to whisper to him, Murray merely frowned at him. Cited from The Soul of a Child, by Edwin Bjorkman
  • But has there been any one to whisper to him among his teachings that in that profession, as in all others, there should be a sense of high honor to guide him? Cited from Mr. Scarborough's Family, by Anthony Trollope
  • The Pathan next King leaned over to whisper to him again, but stiffened in the act. Cited from King--of the Khyber Rifles, Talbot Mundy
  • Their voices were hardly heard; no ring of customary laughter ever came from the room in which they sat, when they passed their brother in the house they hardly dared to whisper to him. Cited from Castle Richmond, by Anthony Trollope
  • And then something seemed to whisper to him that here was the place to set up a branch of Ring's Come-One Come-All Up-to-date Stores. Cited from The Politeness of Princes, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • But it seemed to Lee that the room which knew Judith so intimately, was seeking to open its dumb lips to whisper to him of danger to her. Cited from Judith of Blue Lake Ranch, by Jackson Gregory
  • He thought time and again of his cruel words, and something began to whisper to him he must see that mother again at once, kiss her hand, and implore her forgiveness, or she, too, would be stricken suddenly. Cited from From the Ranks, by Charles King
  • Dahlia continued to whisper to him, still glancing back at us from time to time with looks of good-fellowship, and he appeared to lend an attentive ear, though he did not again turn toward us. Cited from A Court of Inquiry, by Grace S. Richmond
  • He was about to leave, when the old man reached up and restrained him, taking hold of the doctor's wrist tightly, as if to pull him nearer in order to whisper to him without being overheard. Cited from Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3, Collected by Francis J. Reynolds
  • As he passed Mameena, she bent down over the dwarf and began to whisper to him swiftly; but he placed his hands upon his big head, covering up his ears, as I suppose, that he might not hear her words. Cited from Child of Storm, by H. Rider Haggard
  • But before he could speak, the superintendent of police rose and began to whisper to him, and after a conversation between them, he looked round at the jury, every member of which had evidently been much struck by Ransford's suggestion. Cited from The Paradise Mystery, by J. S. Fletcher
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