There are the voices of nature, in sky, and sea, and storm; the voices of childhood and of early youth; the voices of playfellows and companions,--voices long stilled, it may be, in death; the voices of lover and beloved; the voices of ambition, of sorrow, of aspiration, and of joy.
They rush over the body into the Gallery--two doors are heard to crash one after the other.--Voices, deadened by the distance--clash of arms--then all at once a profound silence.
But his life and his work had for him nothing but a passing interest; he had no sympathy with bonded warehouses, invoices, and ledgers.
The hum of cheerful voices arose during the week, mingled with the interdicted songs of praise; and on the Sabbath the quiet worshippers assembled in their rustic church, listened with fervent response to that faithful pastor, who had been their spiritual leader through perils by sea and land, and who now directed their free, unrestrained devotion to the Lord of the forest.
The chorus replied with many additional voices-- Up, then up!
Green fingers playing Unseen on wind-lyres, Low singing bird voices,-- These are his choirs.
O, how our organ can speak with its many and wonderful voices!-- Play on the soft lute of love, blow the loud trumpet of war, Sing with the high sesquialtro, or, drawing its full diapason, Shake all the air with the grand storm of its pedals and stops."
For instance, from the Search for Truth in the "Two Voices"-- Cry, faint not, climb: the summits lope Beyond the furthest flights of hope, Wrapt in dense cloud from base to cope.
How should you know?--said I.--People never hear their own voices,--any more than they see their own faces.
The cry was answered by a hundred voices--'Catch him--kill him,' and a rush from every direction toward our boat, indicated that the object of pursuit was near.
The desert rang with phantom voices,--Chinese voices that mocked him, chanting of pestilence, intoning abhorrently in French.
And even underneath the sea she heard that terrible sound of roaring--was it surf or wind or voices?--further out, yet coming steadily towards her.
"But I soon came opposite the house, and, my hounds,--I knew their deep voices,--roused by the noise, bayed furiously from the kennels.
cried several voices--"Shoot them!
From these larvae gradually emerge features and voices,--the luncheon-bell at last stirs them with the thrill of returning life.