The rifle fire abated and the ground shook with the drumming of hooves.
Effie Quincy rushed in the door while Dean was drumming his fingers, listening to waltz music on hold.
Eventually, rain drumming on the porch roof lulled her back to sleep.
Thunder exploded and then the hail started, drumming on the roof like large marbles.
The principles laid down by me must be strictly adhered to, said he, drumming on the table with his bony fingers.