Anisya, go and see if the strings of my guitar are all right.
He rarely turned down the offer of no-strings-attached sex, especially when his partner was so good at it.
The complainer entirely overlooks the fact that this is the kind of music in which such a phrase will certainly be heard again before we have time to forget it; and as a matter of fact the strings promptly repeat it fortissimo in a position which nothing can overpower.
In this way the Italians lost their military vigour, and wars were waged by despots from their cabinets, who pulled the strings of puppet captains in their pay.
She amused herself with the beads until dinner-time, bringing the strings to me now and then for my approval.