There was a vulnerable note in her voice, one that bothered him.
Do I detect a note of discord?
While he was pleased that Bird Song was starting the day on a pleasant note, the knot in his stomach remained to remind him of their pending trip to the mine.
As soon as he reached Moscow, Prince Andrew had received from his father Natasha's note to Princess Mary breaking off her engagement (Mademoiselle Bourienne had purloined it from Princess Mary and given it to the old prince), and he heard from him the story of Natasha's elopement, with additions.
Our last session on the day ended on a sad note that was very distressing to Howie.
I just want to see if Martha left me a note or if there's any hint to what's going on.
See if he left a note for Howie.
There was a somber note in his voice that was frightening.
"Dusty, we can just blow everything up," Darian said, a note of panic in his voice.
At the mournful note in her voice, he hugged her tightly.
He looked tired after the talk, and there was a note in his voice she recognized as caution.
Damian heard the uneasy note in her voice and looked her over, his gaze lingering at her hips, where her weapons should've been.
His voice held an upbeat note and natural warmth that she liked.
There was a serious note in his voice that made her stop.
Wynn faced her, alerted by the note in her voice.
Deidre heard the dreamy note in her voice and blushed again.
Patsy Boyd Cynthia took one look at the note and began to cry.
There was a note on the hall table from Cynthia that she and Martha had accepted Brandon Westlake's invitation to catch the late afternoon sun and photograph wildflowers, and Pumpkin Green has stopped by, looking for Dean.
Well, just write him a note and if we don't make it back before he gets home, it shouldn't be too much longer.
"In that case you are very welcome!" cried all the servants, and it pleased the Wizard to note the respect with which the royal retainers bowed before him.
One early thrush gave me a note or two as I drove along the woodland path.
This foreign bird's note is celebrated by the poets of all countries along with the notes of their native songsters.
The bullfrogs trump to usher in the night, and the note of the whip-poor-will is borne on the rippling wind from over the water.
"The Berlin cabinet cannot express a feeling of alliance," began Hippolyte gazing round with importance at the others, "without expressing... as in its last note... you understand...
"Does it matter, Count, how the Note is worded," he asked, "so long as its substance is forcible?"
Old Prince Bolkonski heard all the rumors current in the town from Mademoiselle Bourienne and had read the note to Princess Mary in which Natasha had broken off her engagement.
Yesterday I learned that, despite the loyalty with which I have kept my engagements with Your Majesty, your troops have crossed the Russian frontier, and I have this moment received from Petersburg a note, in which Count Lauriston informs me, as a reason for this aggression, that Your Majesty has considered yourself to be in a state of war with me from the time Prince Kuragin asked for his passports.
No one responded to her calls, and she found a note on the refrigerator.
No one was in the kitchen, but a note from Sarah explained that she and Tammy had gone to town shopping again.
He tossed the note to her.
Before she left, she took a piece of note paper and wrote a short note:
The officer did not decline, but took the note quietly and thanked her.
When, awakened from his sleep, he received that cold, peremptory note from Kutuzov, he felt the more irritated the more he felt himself to blame.
Bennigsen's note and the Cossack's information that the left flank of the French was unguarded were merely final indications that it was necessary to order an attack, and it was fixed for the fifth of October.
He took out an assignation ruble note and gave it to Karataev.
At the end of the third verse as the last note died away, twenty voices roared out at once: Oo-oo-oo-oo!
In a prefatory note which Miss Sullivan wrote for St. Nicholas, she says that people frequently said to her, "Helen sees more with her fingers than we do with our eyes."
It is pleasant, too, to note her thoughtfulness for little children, and her readiness to yield to their whims.
They strut about on the stage of the play like they were very famous actors.
The note of this once wild Indian pheasant is certainly the most remarkable of any bird's, and if they could be naturalized without being domesticated, it would soon become the most famous sound in our woods, surpassing the clangor of the goose and the hooting of the owl; and then imagine the cackling of the hens to fill the pauses when their lords' clarions rested!
Sometimes, after staying in a village parlor till the family had all retired, I have returned to the woods, and, partly with a view to the next day's dinner, spent the hours of midnight fishing from a boat by moonlight, serenaded by owls and foxes, and hearing, from time to time, the creaking note of some unknown bird close at hand.
In dark winter mornings, or in short winter afternoons, I sometimes heard a pack of hounds threading all the woods with hounding cry and yelp, unable to resist the instinct of the chase, and the note of the hunting-horn at intervals, proving that man was in the rear.