everything but the water is still
and at peace; in, then, where you may create those sounds you love so well to hear.
Tom said it was tough to have to keep mum now; said we would be heroes if we could come out and tell all we knowed; but after all, it was still
more heroic to keep mum, there warn't two boys in a million could do it.
He closed his eyes and lay quite still
and she held his hand and began to speak very slowly and in a very low voice.
But Nancy sat quite still
, only that her eyes dropped and ceased to meet his.
Overhead the stars were mustering, and in the west the sky was still
a pale, bright, almost greenish blue.
Here the stream merely rinsed its bed, there it stood so still
, in pools of liquid amber, that, when the sun shone, the very pebbles showed their shadows in the deepest places.
I learned to know all the dramatists pretty well, in the whole range of their work, on the stage and in the closet, and I learned to know still
better, and to love supremely, the fine, amiable genius whom, as one of them said, they did not so much imitate as learn from to imitate nature.
The raiders were still
a long way off when the warrior's keen eyes discovered them.
clad as he was in the mantle and wimple of an old woman, Til did not, at first, recognize him, and when he spoke she burst into a nervous, cackling laugh, as one caught in the perpetration of some questionable act, nor did her manner escape the shrewd notice of the wily master of fence.
By stooping close, still
on man-back, he managed to pass through the low doorway.
So it was, exercising faculties that were no longer necessary, but that were still
alive in him and clamorous for exercise, he followed the long-since passed wood-rat with all the soft-footed crouching craft of the meat-pursuer and with utmost fineness of reading the scent.
the interminable procession came out of the obscurity to south and passed into the obscurity to north, with never a sound of voice, nor hoof, nor wheel.