Usage examples for softly

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