Usage examples for visits

  1. Amongst the Syntengs, however, and the people of Maoshai, the case is different, for with them the husband does not go and live in his mother- in- law's house, he only visits her there. – The Khasis by P. R. T. Gurdon
  2. Among relations and intimate friends, visits of mere ceremony are unnecessary. – Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness by Arthur Martine
  3. A lady whom I don't know, because she never visits here, though I see her every Sunday at church. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  4. On one of these visits he saw that his wife's eyes were open, and he heard her whisper. – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  5. I do not say that women of quality often use fiacres to make their visits, but men do, and I have seen women in them openly whom I have met in some of the best houses in Paris. – Recollections of Europe by J. Fenimore Cooper
  6. My wounds, though severe, were not dangerous, and I was able to take an interest in all that was going forward, and to receive the visits of friends who came to inquire after me and to offer me assistance. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  7. The visits of Jesus to Bethany were soon to be over;- so also with us. – Memories of Bethany by John Ross Macduff
  8. I think Lawrence must have made five or six of these morning visits before they were suspected by any one in the house. – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  9. I shall miss my daily visits to her; she and I have made great friends. – Christina by L. G. Moberly
  10. In several of my visits to London I went to see not only places of interest but also houses and streets made famous in English literature. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew
  11. Selim grew more familiar to me, and I confess with shame that I missed his visits when he did not come. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  12. After which Miss Wodehouse went home, not having much heart for further visits. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  13. When the spring had slipped into early May Joe's visits grew less frequent, on account of his spring work. – The Reclaimers by Margaret Hill McCarter
  14. As Jessie grew better, these visits were repeated. – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  15. " When he visits me, I can even play a classic for him," she thought. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  16. Hadn't he followed up that singular scene with the blue- eyed Chinaman by other visits to the goldsmith's shop? – The Coast of Chance by Esther Chamberlain Lucia Chamberlain
  17. Polly and Eleanor Eleanor Maynard visits Polly at the Ranch and they have lively times. – Polly and Her Friends Abroad by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  18. " She encouraged his visits afterwards," cried Morrison fiercely. – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  19. She meant, as soon as she could find a good opportunity, to ask Aunt Clarissa's leave to continue her visits to the fisherman's family. – Gritli's Children by Johanna Spyri
  20. I had a wide round of farewell visits to pay to numerous friends who had been kind to me during my stay on shore. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston