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The deathwatch, like conscience, doth make cowards of us all.George Cruikshank's Omnibus|George Cruikshank
Every pulse-beat is in exact time with the cricket's chant and the tickings of the deathwatch in the wall.Excursions and Poems|Henry David Thoreau
It sounds to me like the echoing tick, tick of some great beetle; like the sort of noise which a deathwatch makes, you know.The Lock And Key Library|Various
A chulad was a small native pet, Korvin knew, something like a greatly magnified deathwatch beetle.Lost in Translation|Larry M. Harris
In the wainscot of the room a deathwatch ticked its doleful omen.The Golden Dog|William Kirby