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Usage examples for hence

  1. Suppose I sing Thou'rt passing hence, my brother. – Major Barbara by George Bernard Shaw
  2. Always must be very profitable, and hence very popular. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  3. Alec is well aware of that; hence he has written direct to you, and said nothing to any other person. – A Son of the Immortals by Louis Tracy
  4. But I have no doubt whatever of the purpose for which I shall presently be taken hence. – The Sea-Hawk by Raphael Sabatini
  5. Anyhow it will all be the same a hundred years hence. – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  6. What is to become of us when we go hence? – The Opinions of a Philosopher by Robert Grant
  7. Hence he loved her, though she hurt him. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. And the other cried again: " Rabbi, take me away hence! – Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
  9. I take it, Hence Sturgill, that you air laughin' at me? – Christmas Eve on Lonesome and Other Stories by John Fox, Jr.
  10. Will you hence, Before the Tagge returne? – Coriolanus by Shakespeare, William
  11. That makes me hope that we shall hear of our friends, though it may be some time hence." – Afar in the Forest by W.H.G. Kingston
  12. Hence- why might she not as well give way at once? – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  13. " Then," said Mrs. Markland, in a firm voice, " we will go hence. – The Good Time Coming by T. S. Arthur
  14. Hence it is that we have called the subject of this chapter, The Planet of Romance. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  15. A month hence you would be willing. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing
  16. Will you meet me six months hence? – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  17. Not now, To- morrow we shall fetch it hence. – Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindustan by Toru Dutt
  18. It would be time enough, he said, to close the matter upon my return three weeks hence. – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  19. " Then you may take him hence again," said he. – The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini
  20. Four centuries ago Niagara was the wonder of the world as it must be four centuries hence and four times four. – The Niagara River by Archer Butler Hulbert
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