"You and Diana walked home from school together and then stood down there in the snow for half an hour more, your tongues going the whole blessed time, clickety-clack
. So I don't think you're very badly off to see her again."
Our joy lay in watching the expanse of the world go by outside our widow, starting conversations with our neighbours and sharing a meal in their company while rhythmically swaying to the clickety-clack
of the wheels racing along the tracks to our destination.
carriages empty throngs of sleepy but expectant passengers on to the platform 8,000ft above sea level.
Stretch tympanum is bouncing its sticks clickety-clack
in all positions.
Keystrokes happen with a gratifying clickety-clack
, making typing, for the most part, an easy affair on the ZenBook S.
, ding rings out from a home in India's Mumbai where Chandrakant Bhide is creating his latest artwork -- on a typewriter.
With a clickety-clack
and a choo-choo-choo, Carmela LaVigna Coyle's Wild Zoo Train chugs through desert, jungle, savanna, frozen tundra, and beyond while a sprightly conductor clamors over cars, calling out amusing rhymes to introduce an entertaining variety of plants, mammals, insects, and reptiles in their native habitats.
of the wheels provide a comforting soundtrack, accompanied by a mid-range hum of the engines, several cars ahead.
Three days passed with agonizing slowness as the train's monotonous clickety-clack
The rapid-fire sequence of disparate images accompanied by a non-diagetic clickety-clack
sound track is the antithesis of conventional animation, where the goal is an illusion of continuous natural motion.
In "Mickey and Donald Have a Farm," the friends, dressed in stereotypical "farm" boots, flannel shirts, cowboy-style hats and overalls, travel to the Clubhouse Farm via the "clickety-clack
tractor" (a red compact utility tractor).
If you miss the clickety-clack
of typewriter keys, and long to recreate it, several apps may help you scratch that itch.