"I doubt he can play a guitar," he said between sips.
She rose, put down the guitar, and went to the drawing room.
And I wouldn't be sitting here in this elegant room, listening to classical guitar music and sipping manhattans with the light of my life, Dean thought.
He took the guitar a little above the fingerboard, arching his left elbow with a somewhat theatrical gesture, and, with a wink at Anisya Fedorovna, struck a single chord, pure and sonorous, and then quietly, smoothly, and confidently began playing in very slow time, not My Lady, but the well-known song: Came a maiden down the street.
Drums, gourd and bamboo flutes,and a kind of guitar, were known before Cook's day.
Without looking at anyone, "Uncle" blew the dust off it and, tapping the case with his bony fingers, tuned the guitar and settled himself in his armchair.
She asked "Uncle" for his guitar and at once found the chords of the song.
The Greek word is also used for a date-palm, a musical instrument like a guitar, and the colour purple-red or crimson.
Nor did he say anything when she exchanged the guitar for a violin and paid for lessons.
Choral singing is a popular amusement, and is accompanied by the Spanish guitar and native wind-instruments.
Anisya, go and see if the strings of my guitar are all right.
What she drew from the guitar would have had no meaning for other listeners, but in her imagination a whole series of reminiscences arose from those sounds.