So he dismissed the matter from his mind and chirruped at the old mule.
"Not if I can help it," was his equivocal response as he chirruped to Marc Antony.
Tom chirruped to the horses and made them, though unwilling, go forward.
He climbed into the wagon-box and Sam chirruped to his horses.
He chirruped and called them by name and they went plunging on through the mire.