It was no louder than a whisper from without—the creak of a board.
At every step the old boards seemed to creak as though in pain.
He listened but heard only the gurgle of the Vulcan's wake and the creak of her plates.
The doors of the hansom opened with a creak and banged back on their spring.
With this he leaned over the bed, and there was a creak of the spring mattress.