His step too is measured and heavy and would go well with a weighty clash
and jingle of spurs.
The only loud noises they can abide are the martial sounds of war, the clash
of arms, the collision of two mighty dreadnoughts of the air.
Their susceptibilities will clash
against objects that remain innocently quiet.
Above, where all had been so still, the air was rent with shrieks and the clash
In the clash
of arms, in the battle for survival, amid hunger and death and danger, in the face of God as manifested in the display of Nature's most terrific forces, is born all that is finest and best in the human heart and mind.
The conversation was interrupted by a commotion from without; the sound of horses' hoofs, the cries of men and the clash
She was keenly interested, and he could see that the previous clash
between them was already forgotten.
For Big-Tooth also had an other-self, and when he slept that other-self dreamed back into the past, back to the winged reptiles and the clash
and the onset of dragons, and beyond that to the scurrying, rodent-like life of the tiny mammals, and far remoter still, to the shore-slime of the primeval sea.
Just as they reached it there came from the interior a confusion of the most appalling sounds--the clash
of weapons, steel against steel, sharp explosions as of firearms, shrieks of women, groans and the curses of men in combat
, the clatter of the steel-cap upon the ground, and, ere the man who struck could heave up for another blow, the archer had passed his sword through his body.
were usually succeeded by wars, and this particular clash
was no exception.
He heard the Highland battle-cry and the clash
of steel on steel, for fighting came near his home, and his own people joined the standard of the Pretender.