Usage examples for thither

  1. Thither when she had quitted her son, she directed her steps. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. He beheld himself admitted thither – Balzac by Frederick Lawton
  3. And he welcomed the project of a number of the pioneers to carry their settlement on to the region of the French Salt Lick, which other hunters had already rendered famous, and with a few of these he made his way thither by land while the rest traveled by water, the way of his old journey in search of his lost happiness. – The Story of Old Fort Loudon by Charles Egbert Craddock
  4. Yes, I said; but there may be more than this in question: I really do not know as yet, but whither the argument may blow, thither we go. – Plato's Republic by Plato
  5. She had not seen them since her return to London; they were at Westbourne Road, too far off for her to walk thither even if she had had anyone to go with her, and though they had called, no one had seen them; but she had had two or three notes, and had sent some " story pictures" by the post. – Countess Kate by Charlotte M. Yonge
  6. There is little room to doubt that Lord Say, and perhaps some of his associates, strongly entertained the idea of removing thither – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake
  7. She passed from the drawing- room, and made her way thither – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  8. Immediately running thither we saw the effects of the powder. – The Life, Adventures & Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton by Daniel Defoe
  9. The sounds seemed to come from the direction of the servants' hall, and, quickly putting on some clothes, I hurried thither – Weapons of Mystery by Joseph Hocking
  10. This be over- close to the Castle Torn and there may easily be more treachery than truth in the message which called thee thither – The Outlaw of Torn by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  11. Hither and thither it flew, searching for him who had robbed it, and as it flew, it sent flames on the earth and left behind it a black trail of ruin and of death. – A Book of Myths by Jean Lang
  12. Thither then, we drove as fast as my companion's blacks could carry us. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  13. They stayed there three dayes, during which time many of their wives came thither and we traited them well, for they eat not fowle att all, scarce, because they know not how to catch them except with their arrowes. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  14. Thither the soul is carried, as if it were something, and then it is but the east- wind. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  15. But with his hand to his hat, and his head bent against the wind, he went on till he had reached the valley at the foot, and found that the track by which he had been led thither had become a road. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  16. Are we all to march thither and deliver them before advancing farther? – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  17. Before Hortense followed them thither Caroline had only time again to question, " Not my enemy, Robert?" – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  18. Lay the Cloath in my Daughter's Chamber, and bid the Cook send Supper thither presently. – The Busie Body by Susanna Centlivre Commentator: Jess Byrd
  19. This route will be a little longer but more agreeable, as every train is thoroughly searched for any who may be going thither with more information concerning our plans than would be desirable. – Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale by Ida Glenwood