MOAN


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MOANMediterranean Organic Agriculture Network (Valenzano, Italy)
MOANMore Often As Necessary
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and he answered up, right at my elbow, with a sort of a moan, and I says:
Three -- four -- five minutes passed, and then Potter began to stir and moan.
He made a terrible speech against the old man, that made him moan and groan, and made Benny and Aunt Sally cry.
What now," after pausing a moment--"your poor sister is gone to her own room, I suppose, to moan by herself.
On the evening of the day on which I had seen Miss Scatcherd flog her pupil, Burns, I wandered as usual among the forms and tables and laughing groups without a companion, yet not feeling lonely: when I passed the windows, I now and then lifted a blind, and looked out; it snowed fast, a drift was already forming against the lower panes; putting my ear close to the window, I could distinguish from the gleeful tumult within, the disconsolate moan of the wind outside.
He made several efforts to obey, but his little strength was annihilated for the time, and he fell back again with a moan.
Miss Murdstone, by an expressive sound, a long drawn respiration, which was neither a sigh nor a moan, but was like both, gave it as her opinion that he should have done this at first.
Silas said "Good-bye, and thank you kindly," as he opened the door for Dolly, but he couldn't help feeling relieved when she was gone-- relieved that he might weave again and moan at his ease.
While I was thus looking and wondering, in a calm moment, when the ship was still, Israel Hands turned partly round and with a low moan writhed himself back to the position in which I had seen him first.
A low moan broke from her, and she flung herself at his feet and lay there like a trampled flower.
said little Jammes, whose legs were giving way beneath her, and she dropped with a moan into a chair.
From then until possibly midnight all was silence, the silence of the dead; then, suddenly, the awful moan of the morning broke upon my startled ears, and there came again from the black shadows the sound of a moving thing, and a faint rustling as of dead leaves.