Shannon had made overtures for peace.
"Personal Recollections of Pardee Butler" by Pardee Butler
The pilgrims' song drifted through it, and she knew that they had begun the overture.
"Evelyn Innes" by George Moore
I request the Adjutant to lend me the score of the Overture in E flat, which I will return as soon as the performance is over.
"Beethoven's Letters 1790-1826 Vol. 2" by Lady Wallace
But to his pleased surprise, just as the overture was drawing to its close, he saw Denning and his wife approaching.
"Out of the Ashes" by Ethel Watts Mumford
On the evening of the 28th it was found he had not yet written the overture.
"The World's Great Men of Music" by Harriette Brower
The last three bars of the overture were smothered in applause.
"Leonora" by Arnold Bennett
So this was his reception of her first overture!
"Rosa Mundi and Other Stories" by Ethel M. Dell
Canning's overture was earnestly considered in America.
"Great Britain and the American Civil War" by Ephraim Douglass Adams
Other overtures made by Bonaparte were more effective.
"The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)" by John Holland Rose
They consist of overtures, songs, choruses, etc.
"Purcell" by John F. Runciman
Overtures of the empowered representatives of the Chinese Emperor have been considerately entertained.
"Messages and Papers of William McKinley V.2." by William McKinley
During the intervening time, between the first and second meetings, overtures of peace were made by Mr. O'Connell.
"The Felon's Track" by Michael Doheny
In the soft second section of the overture, a most noticeable babble came from a stage-box.
"The Lion's Share" by E. Arnold Bennett
Therefore, whenever overtures were made for his redemption, a strong party, headed by Humphrey of Gloucester, rejected them vehemently.
"Charles the Bold" by Ruth Putnam
He immediately set about writing a new overture for it, and that imperishable work of genius, the Third Leonore overture appeared.
"Beethoven" by George Alexander Fischer
To this our new humiliating overture (such, at whatever hazard, I must call it) what did the Regicide Directory answer?
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VI. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
As to Fanny, she, as he believed, had held out no encouragement to Mr. Saul's overtures.
"The Claverings" by Anthony Trollope
France made overtures to England for a cessation of hostilities; and these two powers, with peaceful overtures, addressed Maria Theresa.
"The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power" by John S. C. Abbott
This was the overture.
"The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead, Volume I (of 3)" by Sir James George Frazer
His overture to "The Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage" was written in 1828.
"A Popular History of the Art of Music" by W. S. B. Mathews
O magic overture of Spring,
O Summer like an Eastern King,
O Autumn, splendid widowed Queen,
O Winter, alabaster tomb
Where lie the regal twain serene,
Gone to their yearly doom.
"A New Year Letter" by Richard Le Gallienne
Dread sounds the shower's rumbling overture!
While from the fulness of the cloud's retort,
With sprightly dance, the copious rains disport,
Adown the ambient waste of skies obscure.
"The Shower" by George Hannibal Temple
Yet this will be, may, this must be the case,
If soon thy sinful life thou dost not mend:
Then, for Christ's sake, these overtures embrace,
Ere God his plagues, to punish thee, shall send.
"Mr. Prichard's Complaint Of The Town Of Llandovery (The Author's Parish) And His Advice And Warning " by Rees Prichard
Remember, the Russian Easter Overture
is full of bunnies. Be always high,
full of regard and honor and lanolin. Oh
ride horseback in pink linen, be happy!
and ride with your beads on, because it rains.
"V.R. Lang" by Frank O Hara
You remember Rossini--you 've been at the play?
How his overture-endings keep crashing away
Till you think, "It 's all over--it can't but stop now--
That 's the screech and the bang of the final bow-wow."
"The Smiling Listener" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
There is, there is one blessed thought surviving;
The heart's sure fulcrum in the saddest strait—
An overture to this unequal striving—
A hope, a home, a last and blest arriving!
Bear up, my heart, and wait.
"The Surviving Thought" by David James Scott
Philip Glass' 'Overture for 2012' to get dual premiere.
12 AM Jean-Marie Leclair Overture No.
12 am Jean-Marie Leclair: Overture No.
An Overture To Latinos, GOP- Controlled House Passes Immigration Bill.
Overture Ultimate Home Electronics to Hold Magico Q5 Event .
The first time I went to a show at the Overture Center, I saw something that perhaps was a hint of future problems at the brand new cultural arts facility.
Incoming Republican leaders in the Senate have made overtures to the Democratic caucus, indicating they're interested in working with the minority.
We produce Overture , the magazine of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
Overture Wall vinyl wall covering by J.
Afghans are keeping a wary eye on Pakistan's recent peace overtures .
Philip Seymour Hoffman Performs an Overture .
Echolab Overture 1 and Overture 2.
Overture Films eyes 'Henry Poole'.
Kirby Smart rejects overture from Kentucky.
Saluting Mother's with Anita Renfroe's 'Mom's Overture .