It was answered by a fearful burst of caterwauling from the interior of the house.
The caterwauling of cats was as nothing to the growls of his disgust.
Why, sir, all that caterwauling and stamping was to hide what they were about.
"Like the caterwauling of erotic cats on a midnight roof," said he.
And his wife is one of the most brazen she-devils that ever joined a caterwauling!