His voice had the ring of a nervous third-grader giving his first speech.
He pulled out the engagement ring, along with a wad of lint.
No good calls ring in at that time of night.
She glanced at the ring and leaned forward, lowering her voice.
Does the name John Luke Grasso ring any bells?
I assigned everyone a ring tone and put their phone numbers in it, he said, looking somewhat proud.
Evelyn hugged herself before looking down at the massive diamond on her ring finger.
The news out and the engagement ring twinkling on her finger, it was hard for Adrienne to keep her mind on her studies - and Brandon wasn't helping much.
He picked the ring up and stared at it absently, rolling it back and forth between his thumb and index finger.
She readied supper, careful to spend as little time in the ring of firelight as possible.
Off to one side was an old fire ring but no buildings or people.
He put the ring back and closed the jewelry box, wishing he could shut off his memories as easily.
I figured this county deserves a more astute sheriff than the current candidate, so I tossed my hat in the ring this morning.
Hannah warmly greeted her friends, four coiffed women in expensive clothing with diamonds the size of her thumbnail on their ring fingers.
Hannah no longer wore her engagement ring, and Katie wondered why she was so happy when she must know by now Gio wasn.t coming back for her.
The woman checked a ring binder on the picnic table, running down the names with her finger.
Several Guardians used the rows of machines or free weights while a few were gathered around the boxing ring in a corner.
Gabriel thought back to the three items he'd discovered in her jewelry box: the compass, a soul and the tarnished ring he gave her hundreds of years ago.
Ignoring the persistent ring, she put the chicken in the oven and closed the door.
The Immortal rubbed the injection spot with a grimace, stretched, and climbed inside the ring in the lowermost basement in the castle.
She also felt a Greek chariot, and the charioteer would have liked to take her round the ring; but she was afraid of "many swift horses."
The ring you sent her was in the toe of the stocking, and when I told her you gave it to Santa Claus for her, she said, "I do love Mrs. Hopkins."
"Look at Papa!" shouted Natasha to the whole company, and quite forgetting that she was dancing with a grown-up partner she bent her curly head to her knees and made the whole room ring with her laughter.
I just want to ring his damn neck.
If Jule or Damian were there, they'd take a trip to the boxing ring and take turns beating the hell out of him until his blood settled.
Her phone began to ring again as she slid into a dead faint.
Down one hallway, she heard the ring of a phone.
He opened the box to reveal a man's platinum signet ring with the half-moon, half-sun, and arrow symbol neatly carved on its head.
He gazed at the ring, touched.
"Did you do this?" he demanded, holding up the ring like a piece of dirty underwear.
His gaze fell to the silvery ring the man before him wore.
Whenever I look at my watch and its hands point to ten, I hear the bells of the neighboring church; but because the bells begin to ring when the hands of the clock reach ten, I have no right to assume that the movement of the bells is caused by the position of the hands of the watch.
Faster and faster, vying with one another, they moved at the double or at a trot, vanishing amid the clouds of dust they raised and making the air ring with a deafening roar of mingling shouts.
"Lads!" said he, with a metallic ring in his voice.
"A Frenchman or a Russian prince incognito," said the officer, looking at Pierre's fine though dirty linen and at the ring on his finger.
He ran round to the other side of the lodge and was about to dash into that part of it which was still standing, when just above his head he heard several voices shouting and then a cracking sound and the ring of something heavy falling close beside him.
"Nicholas, when did you break your cameo?" she asked to change the subject, looking at his finger on which he wore a ring with a cameo of Laocoon's head.
Mrs. Hopkins did send me lovely ring, I do love her and little blind girls.
What if in my waking hours a sound should ring through the silent halls of hearing?
Stumps thirty or forty years old, at least, will still be sound at the core, though the sapwood has all become vegetable mould, as appears by the scales of the thick bark forming a ring level with the earth four or five inches distant from the heart.
Here, by the very corner of my field, still nearer to town, Zilpha, a colored woman, had her little house, where she spun linen for the townsfolk, making the Walden Woods ring with her shrill singing, for she had a loud and notable voice.
Late in the afternoon, as he was resting in the thick woods south of Walden, he heard the voice of the hounds far over toward Fair Haven still pursuing the fox; and on they came, their hounding cry which made all the woods ring sounding nearer and nearer, now from Well Meadow, now from the Baker Farm.