Usage examples for writes

  1. " Well, for one reason," she said at last, " Helen hasn't her own paper done yet, and for another I don't think she writes as well as you probably do;" and she rose to go. – Betty Wales Freshman by Edith K. Dunton
  2. She writes that she cannot find inspiration; that he is the family's genius for original work. – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2 by Rupert Hughes
  3. " Simply because I know all that has occurred, and my cousin writes me that you decline to marry him. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  4. Barrington writes most kindly,- with true friendship,- and is most anxious for you to join. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  5. This Mrs. Thrale who writes to me is her own daughter, whom she left in England nearly fifty years since- a baby!... – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  6. He writes a clear hand. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  7. My Jerusalem boss, MacLeod, writes me he has been two weeks getting together his hundred men for that operation. – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day
  8. I don't read what he writes! – The Author Of Beltraffio by Henry James
  9. In the morning we passed a village, writes Schehl, in which stood some houses which had not been burned. – Napoleon's Campaign in Russia Anno 1812 by Achilles Rose
  10. " She always writes there," Peggy answered, pointing to the table, " where you have been sitting." – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  11. So far as I can judge, he writes to her almost every other day. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  12. In the spring, her mind changing, she writes him of her love for him. – A Syllabus of Kentucky Folk-Songs by Hubert G. Shearin Josiah H. Combs
  13. My father writes that I am to stay in Mexico, and learn all about it." – Ahead of the Army by W. O. Stoddard
  14. Ask your common sense why a man writes better fiction at forty than he can at twenty. – A Simpleton by Charles Reade
  15. " I read all he writes. – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  16. What's the difference how he writes? – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  17. He writes: - I had just passed Mr. Barnett's church when I was stopped by a small crowd at a street corner. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William