None but the ignorant deny' - a thick, heavy voice boomed
through the darkness, as a figure came to rest squatting - 'None but the ignorant deny the value of charms.
When he returned to India there was a blaze of glory, for the Viceroy himself made a special visit to confer upon the Maharajah the Grand Cross of the Star of India--all diamonds and ribbons and enamel; and at the same ceremony, while the cannon boomed
, Purun Dass was made a Knight Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire; so that his name stood Sir Purun Dass, K.
Far away we could hear the deep tones of the parish clock, which boomed
out every quarter of an hour.
We shall have a coalition presently," he boomed
, looking from his wife to me and puffing out his enormous chest.