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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
  Ringing like mad.
  Rings like a bugle in the night.
  Ring like Dodonæan brass.
            —Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  Ringing, as if a choir of golden-nested birds in heaven were singing.
            —Emily Chubbuck Judson
  My heart rings out in music, like a lark hung in the charmed palace of the morn.
            —Gerald Massey
  Ring as trumpets blown for battle.
            —Algernon Charles Swinburne
  Rings as the blast of martial mirth when trumpets fire men’s hearts for fray.
            —Algernon Charles Swinburne
  Rings clean as the clear wind’s cry through the roar of the surge on the rocks.
            —Algernon Charles Swinburne

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