Both men reacted to a faint hiss from all around them.
The only sound was a faint hiss of wind in the dead rushes.
There was a sighing sound like a faint hiss of air.
And then there was nothing for a very long moment but a faint electronic hiss.
Its voice was a faint hiss, like the last echo of creation.
The woman was waiting, the phone spitting that faint hiss of long distance.
This time a section of the wall moved aside with a faint hiss.
There was a faint hiss when it hit the water.
Left alone with my thoughts, I could only listen to the faint hiss of his breath, and wonder what he would do.
There was a faint hiss as the seals came apart.