Usage examples for softly

  1. Come a little nearer, and speak softly – The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian by John Dryden
  2. " You have come back to us, Tharn," she said softly – Warrior of the Dawn by Howard Carleton Browne
  3. Going softly up, he paused at the top of the second stair, and looked around him. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  4. She came softly up beside him. – The Coast of Chance by Esther Chamberlain Lucia Chamberlain
  5. I know, said Irene softly and that was my only hope. – Anxious Audrey by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  6. She called him very softly Deutz! – A Mummer's Tale by Anatole France
  7. Your little girl, now- father- she began softly – The Madigans by Miriam Michelson
  8. " I am your child," she whispered softly – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  9. " Yes," again very softly – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  10. " I had not slept in weeks," he said softly as if ashamed of his excuse. – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  11. " Mother," he said, softly will you meet me in heaven? – Queechy, Volume II by Elizabeth Wetherell
  12. She answered softly Yes, dear Beast." – The Blue Fairy Book by Various
  13. " I'm not going back to Earth," said Smith softly – Earthsmith by Milton Lesser
  14. They passed through, and he closed the door softly behind them. – The Castle Inn by Stanley John Weyman
  15. My name was spoken softly – The Crack of Doom by Robert Cromie
  16. " Well, Mr. Paret," he asked softly what's up?" – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. " I have heard so," said I. He laughed softly – A Village of Vagabonds by F. Berkeley Smith
  18. " I cannot sleep," she said softly – The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  19. Joe softly closed the book. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  20. " 'Tis Debora," she said softly just Debora." – A Maid of Many Moods by Virna Sheard