On the other hand he speaks of the great anti-Teuton emperor Justinian, and of his reversal of the German conquests of the 5th century, in language which would certainly have grated on the ears of Totila and his heroes.
He grated his teeth to see Darian's number on the screen.
"Oh, God!" she grated, pushing herself into a sit.
Jilian grabbed her again, and she grated her teeth against the visions, staggering as she tried to keep upright.