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For some of the men of America’s founding generation, the world of ancient Greece and Rome was a ready quiver, a source of stories and vocabularies that were of use in the present.Noble virtues, bad history: How Greece and Rome influenced America’s founders|Charles King|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
The soft cry from her quivering lips meets the rhythmic beat of our rattles: the battle cry of her living nightmare.
Ten feet away, Sher scrunched into a quivering ball and began to cry.
The emphasis was his: a high quivering shout, a forefinger stabbing upward.
I came home quivering with excitement about my new friends, and about art, which I suddenly thought of as "Art."Endless Summer: Meg Wolitzer Talks About “The Interestings”|Jane Ciabattari|April 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The woman who took no nonsense from a cabinet of quivering, jelly-kneed men, some of whom loved her, some of whom loathed her.How Margaret Thatcher Transformed British Politics|Tunku Varadarajan|April 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Her white face looked ethereal in the moonlight, and her bloodless lips were quivering with returning life.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
At the word of command, the dog crouched down, his whole body quivering with excitement.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The eyebrows were low and thick, the upper lip was sensitive, quivering sometimes as she talked, but the lower was firm and full.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
The clear and radiant sky was drowned in a quivering radiance of gold, that was like a thing alive and sensitively palpitating.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
"You are very good," she said, her voice quivering with feeling and real gratitude, and as he was departing she called after him.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini