Usage examples for sake

  1. For Ronald's sake, she went on, perhaps it would be better so. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  2. That's what I want- for George's sake- and my own. – Missing by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. " Well, for the land's sake! – The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Part 5. by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  4. I did that for 20 her sake! – Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year by E.C. Hartwell
  5. This is for Dick Graham's sake and Barrington's; but look out for me if I catch you outside, for I am one of Price's men. – Rodney The Partisan by Harry Castlemon
  6. " Let me have a word, for poor dead Burr's sake. – Burr Junior by G. Manville Fenn
  7. Not even-- for Laura's sake? – Dave Darrin's Fourth Year at Annapolis by H. Irving Hancock
  8. And this is all for necessity's sake! – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams
  9. You begin before I have had so much as- For heaven's sake stop! – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  10. " Well, for Heaven's sake say something! – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  11. I'm sure I hope, for the young lady's sake, that she will 'settle down'- if she does not- Ay, if she does not! – Innocent Her Fancy and His Fact by Marie Corelli
  12. After all, it had been for his mother's sake alone. – The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers
  13. For my father's sake- not for my own- I must take all the care I can of the little health that I have left. – The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins
  14. Why for goodness' sake! – The Lookout Man by B. M. Bower
  15. I finally agreed to go into it for her sake. – The Best Policy by Elliott Flower
  16. For pity's sake, Peggy, what are you doing? – More About Peggy by Mrs G. de Horne Vaizey
  17. Do, for Heaven's sake, come in and speak to me for a moment. – A Sweet Girl Graduate by Mrs. L.T. Meade
  18. I would it were not mine, for your fair sake. – The Love-Chase by James Sheridan Knowles
  19. For your own sake as much as for his! – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves