Now, Phyllis was tired with much hurried work, and overstrung.
But it is all through every one being so overstrung, I suppose.
Her nerves were overstrung, and the excessive loveliness of the scene seemed only to add to her excitement.
And to Katherine, overstrung as she was, the words came as a rebuke.
It was that unexpected kindliness that always proves too much for overstrung nerves.
He knew this time that it was not the hallucination of overstrung nerves.
Many old squares have broken plates; generally found near the overstrung bass, or within the first octave of the treble.
Stunned by his overstrung emotions, he could only bow his head.
The interruption checked his words, but could not check the red fury that was surging through Slaughter's overstrung brain.
What she saw would not have disturbed her if she had not been overstrung by long anxiety.