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used in The Sound and the Fury

3 uses
  • Suddenly he wept, a slow bellowing sound, meaningless and sustained.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (37% in)
  • In the orchard the bees sounded like a wind gettingup, a sound caughtby a spell justunder crescendo and sustained.
    2 — June 2, 1910 (47% in)
  • The sound of the bees diminished, sustained yet, asthoughinstead of sinkinginto silence, silence merely increased between us, as water rises.
    2 — June 2, 1910 (48% in)

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