death bell

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Noun1.death bell - a bell rung to announce a death
bell - a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck
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Who knew that on that Wednesday, as the death bell tolled, black birds of change that would affect us all were taking flight.
The death bell is indeed tolling for the "religious state.
I have been in the pharmacy business all my professional life, since college, and every two or three years the death bell starts ringing that independent pharmacy is dying," he notes.
So when death bell tolls for the next person in line, learn something from it.
The piano part echoes the vocal line with its own minor third figures interspersed with repeated notes that suggest the tolling of the death bell.