Scarce had the rubicund Apollo spread o'er the face of the broad spacious earth the golden threads of his bright hair, scarce had the little birds of painted plumage attuned their notes to hail with dulcet
and mellifluous harmony the coming of the rosy Dawn, that, deserting the soft couch of her jealous spouse, was appearing to mortals at the gates and balconies of the Manchegan horizon, when the renowned knight Don Quixote of La Mancha, quitting the lazy down, mounted his celebrated steed Rocinante and began to traverse the ancient and famous Campo de Montiel;'" which in fact he was actually traversing.
The morning found him still upon the field of action, but in sad and sorrowful condition; suffering the penalties of past pleasures, and calling to mind the captain's dulcet
compound, with many a retch and spasm.
The other nostril being closed by a peculiar movement of the muscles about the nose, the breath is forced into the tube, and produces a soft dulcet
sound which is varied by the fingers running at random over the stops.
And he composed himself with some pomp, answered the loud rattle of the riding-whip upon the door with a dulcet
invitation to enter, and coming forward with a bow and a smile, 'Mr.
Sparsit; after acknowledging the compliment with a drooping of her dark eyebrows, not altogether so mild in its expression as her voice was in its dulcet
tones; 'as regards the intimacies we form at one time, with individuals we were quite ignorant of, at another.
Anon out of the earth a Fabrick huge Rose like an Exhalation, with the sound Of Dulcet
Symphonies and voices sweet, Built like a Temple, where PILASTERS round Were set, and Doric pillars overlaid With Golden Architrave; nor did there want Cornice or Freeze, with bossy Sculptures grav'n, The Roof was fretted Gold.
Snagsby, otherwise than as he finds expression through these dulcet
tones, is rarely heard.
With the members of the band all working on other projects, it seems it could be Horan's dulcet
tones we hear first.
He also appeared in Benidorm in 2012 as Solana guest Mr Dixon and has lent his dulcet
tones to adverts for Guinness, Volvo and B&Q.
Cosmic Connections Live is an album recorded live during the 2014-2015 world tour of Deva Premal & Miten with Manose, featuring a glorious concert of tanpura, keyboard, guitar, wood flute, and dulcet
I was woken at 7am on Monday by Radio 4's Today programme and the first word I heard after the pips was "sh**" from the dulcet
tones of James Naughtie.
PATAGONIA: EARTH'S SECRET PARADISE (BBC2, 9pm) STUNNING landscapes, volcanoes, glaciers, weird and wonderful creatures (and the dulcet
tones of Chilean 'Heroes' actor Santiago Cabrera as narrator), you'll be transfixed by this latest natural history series.