"Buenas noches, caballeros," his voice said, with grim politeness.
"Buenas noches, Juan," she greeted me, in a tone of liquid silver.
"Buenas noches y pasa adelante," replied the negro, stepping to one side and leaving the passage free.
Andres had bidden him “buenas noches,” at the same time expressing his intention of going to bed.
He threw his light upon us as we approached, then gave a "Buenas noches" and turned down the spear of his staff in friendly token.
It was late when we said “buenas noches” to our friends, and we parted with a mutual “hasta la mañana.”
"Buenas noches, senor," said the second voice, in formal and cautious deliberation.