He studied his cup of coffee, swishing the liquid around in it absently.
Dean nodded in agreement as Mrs. Lincoln came over to join them, her long tail swishing for attention.
She spooned up the remaining flakes of cereal one at a time, swishing them around in her spoon.
The dress moved with her like a second skin, draping her curves and swishing silently around her legs.
So the swishing sound of the strokes, and the desperate but unnatural screams, continued.
On the one occasion when Captain Dawson says he heard it himself, " the sound was like the swishing of a whip or the noise produced by a sharp squall of wind in the upper rigging of a ship, and as the aurora brightened and faded so did the sound which accompanied it."