He thought the bell sounded from the depths of these still lakes; but then he remarked again that the tone
proceeded not from there, but farther off, from out the depths of the forest.
he said, in a gentle tone
of voice, "and who is it making this disturbance?
I murmured something affirmative in a doubtful tone
and she remarked quaintly, with a certain curtness, "It's so unnecessary, this worry
Tis very possible that he is right, madman as he is, Doctor Jacques," replied his comrade in the same low tone
, and with a bitter smile.
However, though she could see nothing but the soles of his feet, she was much relieved to hear that he was talking on in his usual tone
Glegg, with a tone
of bitter meaning, "I should like to know what good is to come to the boy by bringin' him up above his fortin.
If she had even said `I hate you' in a petulant or coquettish tone
, he would have laughed and rather liked it, but the grave, almost sad, accent in her voice made him open his eyes, and ask quickly.
She walked more slowly than usual; she spoke more rarely than usual, and in a lower tone
He is his godson," she added, her tone
suggesting that this fact ought to give Prince Vasili much satisfaction.
With golden comb so lustrous, And thereby a song sings, It has a tone
so wondrous, That powerful melody rings.
said Alice in a tone
of delight, which changed into alarm in another moment, when she found that her shoulders were nowhere to be found: all she could see, when she looked down, was an immense length of neck, which seemed to rise like a stalk out of a sea of green leaves that lay far below her.
How charming it is that there are words and tones
; are not words and tones
rainbows and seeming bridges 'twixt the eternally separated?