“Seventeen, an it please your grace,” said Stephen, in the gruff voice of his age.
I could hear the voice of a woman and then the gruff tones of a man.
A gruff voice from the doorway broke harshly in upon a measure.
I want you to tell me why Mr Haredale—oh, how gruff he is again, to be sure!
Bismarck leaned over and in his gruff way asked, “Give me a match!”
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