The boiler leaked at nearly every hole where a tap had been screwed into it.
I got him to tap it gentler and gentler, and could hear the most feeble tap.
But either Epimetheus had not heard the tap, or was too much out of humor to notice it.
Wahb could have hurled him across the Graybull with one tap now.
But he had not sat reading very long, when he heard a tap at his door.