They existed as little keychain animals that couldn't be turned off and would beep often for food or to be played with, and many found that to be worse than a real animal.
There is to be no taxation without the consent of the Great Council of the Realmwhich is to consist of all barons, who arc to be summoned by individual units, and of all smaller tenalitsin-chief, who are to be ~aiied not by separate letters, but by a general notice published by the sberiff~ It has beep pointed out thatthis provides no representation for sub-tenants or the rest of the nation, so that we are still far from the ideal of a repre~ sentative parliament.
The earliest PC games were basic (and sometimes written in the BASIC programming language) - often entirely delivered in text, built by a single person, and entirely silent except for an occasional beep from a speaker.
For instance, some users have complained about a strange "beep" that occurs during certain phone calls.
Children today have access to a dizzying array of toys, including many with expensive electronic components that beep, buzz, move, or play music.