She could not be blind to the mute adoration of his gaze; nor could she resent it.
It was hard to stand still and mute, and bear every thing, without reply.
Tom sat down, looking from one face to another, in mute surprise.
A deaf person had heard, a mute had spoken, a consumptive had revived!
It was the mute, obstinate, eternal protest, and it was expectation also.