The sledge, shortening this route, took a chord
of the arc described by the railway.
Oh, how that chord
vibrated, and how moved was something that was finest in Rostov's soul
As the congregation entered they were met by mild sweet chords
issuing from a harmonium, where Miss Willett, concealed from view by a baize curtain, struck emphatic chords
with uncertain fingers.
So with crashing of chords
and thunder of melody the act went on.
Nalasu, in teaching him the whiff-whuff language, deliberately had gone into the intelligence of him; but Villa, unwitting of what she was doing, went into the heart of him, and into the heart of his heredity, touching the profoundest chords
of ancient memories and making them respond.
You say that you believe the lower chords
are showing strain, and that even the workmen have been talking about it, and yet you've gone on adding weight.
Fentolin is in a strange humour," she went on, a moment later, after she had struck the final chords
of her song.
The strained chords
snapped, sobs and tears of joy which he had never foreseen rose up with such violence that his whole body shook, that for long they prevented him from speaking.
I have felt the vibration of chords
in your nature that I have continually felt the want of in his.
There are chords
in the human heart--strange, varying strings--which are only struck by accident; which will remain mute and senseless to appeals the most passionate and earnest, and respond at last to the slightest casual touch.
Perhaps I shall say even the last sentence, if I can remember it: `We sound every chord
in the great mac-ro-cosm of satisfaction.
Possibly, some people might suspect him of a degree of under-bred pride; I have a sympathetic chord
within that tells me it is nothing of the sort: I know, by instinct, his reserve springs from an aversion to showy displays of feeling - to manifestations of mutual kindliness.