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Usage examples for hence

  1. A month hence you would be willing. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing
  2. I take it, Hence Sturgill, that you air laughin' at me? – Christmas Eve on Lonesome and Other Stories by John Fox, Jr.
  3. And the other cried again: " Rabbi, take me away hence! – Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
  4. Anyhow it will all be the same a hundred years hence. – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  5. Always must be very profitable, and hence very popular. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  6. Will you hence, Before the Tagge returne? – Coriolanus by Shakespeare, William
  7. What is to become of us when we go hence? – The Opinions of a Philosopher by Robert Grant
  8. But I have no doubt whatever of the purpose for which I shall presently be taken hence. – The Sea-Hawk by Raphael Sabatini
  9. Hence- why might she not as well give way at once? – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  10. It would be time enough, he said, to close the matter upon my return three weeks hence. – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  11. " Then you may take him hence again," said he. – The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini
  12. Will you meet me six months hence? – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  13. 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
  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. 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
  16. Not now, To- morrow we shall fetch it hence. – Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindustan by Toru Dutt
  17. 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
  18. Hence he loved her, though she hurt him. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  19. Suppose I sing Thou'rt passing hence, my brother. – Major Barbara by George Bernard Shaw
  20. " Then," said Mrs. Markland, in a firm voice, " we will go hence. – The Good Time Coming by T. S. Arthur
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