A drumbeat of outrage started, reaching folks across the globe.
The drumbeat of anticipation keeps growing louder in the reports and photos streaming from Amphipolis.
But in recent years we have seen few Arabs or Muslims become active in the GOP because of the drumbeat of anti-Muslim bigotry.
The drumbeat of his apparent insanity began in 2008, around press tour for his indie drama Two Lovers.
I will say that the drumbeat of airstrikes against a Middle Eastern country feels substantially different when you live next door.
At the first sound of the drumbeat, the people knew what it meant.
There was no drumbeat; the officers gave their commands almost in whispers.
The soldiers who had marched so proudly, keeping step to the drumbeat in the morning, were running now.
In earliest times the people were called to meeting by drumbeat or by the blowing of a horn.
They heard, far away, the drumbeat of the advancing British.