Come in," he said; and as he spoke the droning
voice grew still.
That which the droning
world, chained to appearances, will not allow the realist to say in his own words, it will suffer him to say in proverbs without contradiction.
Fascinated by the five-inch stream, sluiced out of the earth and back to the earth by the droning
motor, he forgot his discourse and stood and gazed, rapt and unheeding, while his visitors drove on.
He looked round at me, in his dry, droning
way, and said:
Among them is a very little boy, who chews tobacco like a very big one; and a droning
gentleman, who talks arithmetically and statistically on all subjects, from poetry downwards; and who always speaks in the same key, with exactly the same emphasis, and with very grave deliberation.
Its atmosphere was oppressive and disagreeable; it was crowded, noisy, and confusing; half the pupils dropped asleep, or fell into a state of waking stupefaction; the other half kept them in either condition by maintaining a monotonous droning
noise, as if they were performing, out of time and tune, on a ruder sort of bagpipe.
drone, you know what: you've become a real friend of mine.
usually fills the world but the difference between their noise and the buzzing of the Israeli drone is that theirs has no objective or benefit.