Silent Reading 

When [Ambrose] read, his eyes scanned the page and his voice was silent and his tongue was still. -- Saint Augustine: Confessions, 397 CE The fact that a scholar like Augustine would express surprise on finding Ambrose, Bishop of Milan, reading silently…

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