I know I do--teaching those tiresome children nearly all day, when I'm longing to enjoy myself at home," began Meg, in the complaining tone
I prefer to think--and so would Miss Hepzibah --that they recognize the family tone
With golden comb so lustrous, And thereby a song sings, It has a tone
so wondrous, That powerful melody rings.
was a testimony against slavery, and a prayer to God for deliverance from chains.
repeated the Pigeon, but in a more subdued tone
, and added with a kind of sob, `I've tried every way, and nothing seems to suit them
The even tone
has two variations differing from each other only in pitch; the oblique tone
has three variations, known as "Rising, Sinking, and Entering.
said D'Artagnan, in so firm a tone
that it appeared to Milady an undoubted proof of devotion.
he asked in a tone
that ought to have made my blood run cold.
I hope you feel quite recovered to-day," at last she said, in a low tone
Quiet had been everywhere restored, except in Buckingham's heart; he, in his impatience, addressed himself to the princess, in a low tone
of voice: "For Heaven's sake, madame, I implore you to hasten your disembarkation.
She proffered that advice in a most matter-of-fact tone
as if it were a precaution against a cold, compressed her lips, then returning to her fixed idea, "But the house is mine," she insisted very quietly with an accent which made me feel that Satan himself would never manage to tear it out of her hands.
Of what in other worlds shall be--and given In beauty by our God, to those alone Who otherwise would fall from life and Heaven Drawn by their heart's passion, and that tone
, That high tone
of the spirit which hath striven Though not with Faith-with godliness--whose throne With desperate energy 't hath beaten down; Wearing its own deep feeling as a crown.