Now as I re-read it, I could clearly hear her voice in the singsongy
way that she spoke, and was grateful that I had an aunt who cared.
There was no traffic, it was quiet, and the wildlife really came out of the backwoods," says Molly, a petite horse trainer with a singsongy
In the video for her breakout single she drinks Hennessy, eats Chinese takeout, and delivers singsongy
burns with the laid-back hypermasculinity of her hero 50 Cent.
Rakoif normally speaks and performs his radio pieces in what one journalist has called "a low-pitched purr," but when, in that audiobook, he recites a passage in which he imagines "what on earth the Old World, necromancing Litvak primitives from whom I am descended would make of me"--several sentences, hypothetically spoken by these Litvaks, follow this introduction--his voice, evidendy to sound Jewish, becomes much more singsongy
and considerably higher-pitched than normal, each sentence rising to end in a question.
After the shock of his death wore off I thought to myself in a singsongy
voice, "Guess whaaaatttt?
What we got at Friday night's opening was visually striking but emotionally anemic play, three-plus hours of familiar dialog but little drama, a show in which the Prince of Denmark worked out his tragic destiny with small, sharp witticisms and a lot of singsongy
madness, but little heft.
The judge has a stunning memory for long literary passages and judicial opinions, and he chants them in the singsongy
, down-home style of Southern demagogues from Theo Bilbo to George Wallace--"God" is "Gawud," with an upward lilt.