Usage examples for bourne

  1. It will be developed, and in order to its development, there must be some means of development beyond the bourne of time. – Love's Final Victory by Horatio
  2. Some of these myriad visions formed part of his, and his formed part of theirs, and all were part of the great vision that was brooding upon the bourne of time and space. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  3. Another half- mile and they had reached the bourne of their expedition. – For the Sake of the School by Angela Brazil
  4. " Nay," answer'd Arthur, " ever, as before, 98 Alone the Pilgrim to his bourne must go; But range the men conceal'd along the shore; Set watch, from these green turrets, for the foe; Moor'd to the marge where broadest hangs the bough, Hide from the sun the glitter of the prow:- And so farewell!" – The Poetical Works of Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton, Bart. M.P. by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  5. The fields around him glistened with dews, and a little wandering wind, blowing lightly from some bourne in the hills, strayed down over the slopes, bringing with it an unimaginable odour and freshness, and fluttered over the pond, leaving a little path of dancing silver ripples across the mirror- glory of the water. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery