For some minutes the sergeant, in under-tone, made report to his young superior.
“It is remarkably human-like in that respect,” said Captain Rik, in an under-tone.
Hum,” said the foiled Mr. Tibbetts; adding in an under-tone to his partner, “sharp that!
This last remark he addressed in an under-tone to his brother-in-law.
The lady asked Philina various things, but in an under-tone.
"He is certainly bewitched," observed Parson Holden in an under-tone to the attorney.
The whole of this hurried discourse, conducted in an under-tone, passed unheard and unnoticed by the bystanders.
This question was asked in a guarded, under-tone, a circumstance that reassured Bob, quite as much as the language.
There was a little crowd of other men in the room, and the conversation about the shares had been commenced in an under-tone.
The Princess, still not relieved, observed in an under-tone that "she had never seen so villainous a countenance."