Usage examples for thither

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Thither, when she had quitted her son, she directed her steps. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Before Hortense followed them thither, Caroline had only time again to question, " Not my enemy, Robert?" – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  8. Are we all to march thither and deliver them before advancing farther? – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  9. 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
  10. He beheld himself admitted thither. – Balzac by Frederick Lawton
  11. 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
  12. She passed from the drawing- room, and made her way thither. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Immediately running thither, we saw the effects of the powder. – The Life, Adventures & Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton by Daniel Defoe
  16. 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
  17. Thither, then, we drove as fast as my companion's blacks could carry us. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  18. 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