Through the cold and darkness came a shriek that chilled her with horror.
It was rather a frightful place to go into in search of the source of a shriek.
Yet, in the intensity of her utterance, the feeble whisper struck like a shriek of horror.
By degrees her voice had lost its cooing tone and had risen to a shriek.
At this juncture the brakes began to shriek and grind upon ...