Phrases with "together"

Sir Walter Scott They had been shut up together for about two hours, when Miss Wardour interrupted them with her cloak on as if prepared for a journey. The Antiquary by Sir Walter Scott [1816]

D. H. Lawrence His face was long and lean and pendulous, with eyes set close together behind his pince-nez: and his body was stout but firm. Kangaroo by D. H. Lawrence

George Gissing That same evening Harriet herself was the subject of a short conversation between Ida and Waymark, as they sat together in the usual way. The Unclassed by George Gissing [1883]

William Morris While they spake together Birdalone sat her down again, and was well-nigh spent. The Water of the Wondrous Isles by William Morris [1897]

H. Rider Haggard Now they saw that these were bound together with a cable and yet they must go betwixt them. Eric Brighteyes by H. Rider Haggard

Arnold Bennett The task of enlivening him had been laid upon Edwin. The guest, and Janet and her father and mother sat together in a group round the fire in the drawing-room. Clayhanger by Arnold Bennett [1910]

Anthony Trollope Mary simply folded the paper together and returned it into his hands. Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope [1871]

There were Japanese swords on the lowest mantel-shelf, together with fans and vases; a long old flint-lock musket stretched across the panel above. Annie Kilburn by William Dean Howells

The crowds that were brought together to witness the executions spread the infection among one another. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay [1852]

Walter Scott Think of the course you recommend to a motherless maiden, who has no better defence against your sophistry, than what a sense of morality, together with the natural feeling of female dignity inspires. Woodstock by Walter Scott [1855]

Arthur Conan Doyle We would fly together to Philadelphia or New York, where we would be safe from them. The Valley of Fear by Arthur Conan Doyle [1914]

Wilkie Collins The next morning he was ready to time when I called, and a quarter of an hour after that we were off together for the north road. The Queen of Hearts by Wilkie Collins [1859]

Henry Kingsley Good night!” In the morning they went up together to wake him His window was open, and the fresh spring air was blowing in. Ravenshoe by Henry Kingsley [1861]

Washington Irving An immense multitude of amateurs gathered together to behold the execution. The Alhambra by Washington Irving

E. T. A. Hoffmann De Scudéri made a complete idol of little Olivier, carrying him off from his mother for hours and days together to caress him and to fondle him. Mademoiselle De Scudéri by E. T. A. Hoffmann

Charles and Marston were talking together earnestly in the passage. The Danvers Jewels by Mary Cholmondeley [1886]

Men of every rank and profession under the sun are to be found gathered together at this general rendezvous. Captain Fracasse by Théophile Gautier [1863]

Thomas Hobbes Again, the priests for their maintenance had the tenth of that tenth, together with part of the oblations and sacrifices. Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes

Sinclair Lewis So Pop and Mom and two-three kids can all travel together with some privacy. The Prodigal Parents by Sinclair Lewis

Jack London And by empire is meant the political machinery which holds together the English-speaking people of the world outside of the United States. Nor is this charged in a pessimistic spirit. The People of the Abyss by Jack London [1903]

This, bad as it was, was still warm and comforting, and, together with our sea biscuit and cold salt beef, made a meal. Two Years Before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana [1840]

William Morris Well, it seems to me that these two kinds of buildings are all we have really to think of, together with whatsoever outhouses, workshops, and the like may be necessary. Hopes and Fears for Art by William Morris [1882]

Olaf Stapledon And individualism, together with the traditional tribal spirit, now threatened to wreck the world. Star Maker by Olaf Stapledon

E. F. Benson But when you get a set of coincidences all together like that, you wonder if there is not—well, some law which lies behind them, and accounts for them all. The House of Defence by E. F. Benson [1906]

Hill was raking the leaves together by the shed at the end of the garden. David Garth’s Night-Watch by Ellen Wood [1869]

Anthony Trollope I wonder whether it will come against us when we die, and whether we shall be brought up together to receive punishment. Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope

George Meredith Redworth’s further difficulties were confined to the hiring of a conveyance for the travellers, and hot-water bottles, together with a postillion not addicted to drunkenness. Diana of the Crossways by George Meredith [1885]

Henry Handel Richardson Then, with a glance at Laura, they went together to the door, which Dr Pughson held to behind him, and stood just over the threshold. The Getting of Wisdom by Henry Handel Richardson

George MacDonald These three nots together are enough to make a lady very ill indeed. At the Back of the North Wind by George MacDonald

Edith Wharton It was curious: when they were apart it was always her courage and her ardour that he felt; as soon as they came together again she seemed hemmed in by little restrictions and inhibitions. The Children by Edith Wharton [1928]

Sinclair Lewis But I hope I will see you in N Y & we will enjoy many a good laugh together over our trip. Our Mr. Wrenn by Sinclair Lewis

The fact is (at least) that we spent hours together daily, and that I was nearly as much on the forward deck as in the saloon. The Wrecker by Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne

Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman The Townsends with one accord rose and huddled together in a far corner; they all held to each other and stared. The Vacant Lot by Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman

Rudyard Kipling Farther up the road the horses were stampeded by a Government elephant, and being in high condition of grass food, it cost a day and a half to get them together again. Kim by Rudyard Kipling [1901]

Thomas Hardy Returning to the house they would sit down together to tea, after which, and the confidential chat that accompanied it, he walked home by the declining light. A Changed Man by Thomas Hardy [1913]

Arthur Conan Doyle The ranks were breaking, and crowding towards Private Conolly, all talking together as the officers peered back through the veil of dust. The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle [1900]

Arthur Machen Then I knew I what had made my very heart shudder and my bones grind together in an agony. The Inmost Light by Arthur Machen

Maria Edgeworth Lady Cecilia Clarendon was little aware of what she undertook when she called together this heterogeneous assembly of uncongenials and dissimilars round her dinner-table. Helen by Maria Edgeworth

E. Phillips Oppenheim You and I will take our coffee together in my den. The Wrath to Come by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1924]

Gertrude Stein They were living together then. Geography and Plays by Gertrude Stein

The walls were of furze branches closely pressed together and daubed with a mixture of mud and mortar. Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson [1945]

Anthony Trollope It is not as though we were a narrow class, already too closely bound together by family alliances. The Duke’s Children by Anthony Trollope

Wilkie Collins He knows the Secret, and she knows the Secret. Once let them both get together again, and it’s her interest and his interest to turn their information against me. The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins [1860]

Ann Radcliffe The clashing of swords was soon after heard, together with a violent noise. A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe [1790]

The wooden shell he could piece together well enough; but the keys were smashed beyond all chance of restoration, and for the broken silvery strings there was no hope. Signa by Ouida

A friend of mine collected together a vast number for me; the sight was most piteous, the deformities incredible. Victorian Worthies by George Henry Blore

The royal queens had sat them down together and talked of two worshipful knights. The Nibelungenlied by translated by Daniel B. Shumway

Arthur Conan Doyle A few articles of furniture and a supply of food and water were within, together with a number of books and papers. The Return of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1904]

Wilkie Collins Counting by vivacity and spirit, two of the most youthful characters in Scotland had got together that afternoon in the same chaise. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

Oscar Wilde When the moon is full I shall be with thee, and we will dance together on the grass. A House of Pomegranates by Oscar Wilde

John Galsworthy This is the longest time we’ve ever spent together without a break. Over the River by John Galsworthy

Victor Hugo They often went to plays and racecourses in the same carriage, and sat together in the same box. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Sinclair Lewis He would bring her back; together they would look into the building of houses. Dodsworth by Sinclair Lewis

Henry James We stood and looked at it together once for half an hour; I remember perfectly what she said. The Diary of a Man of Fifty by Henry James [1879]

Isabella Bird There are said to be 400 houses, which at the lowest computation would mean a population of 2000, but inhabited houses and ruins are so jumbled up together that one cannot form any estimate. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan by Isabella Bird [1891]

H. G. Wells It is too much to get put together yet. Meanwhile by H. G. Wells [1927]

George Gissing Review the record of kingdoms, and say how often it has come to pass that sovereign and people rejoiced together over bloodless victories. The Private Papers of Henry Ryecroft by George Gissing [1902]

Anthony Trollope So Nokes and he vanished, away into the bush together — as such men do vanishwandering forth to live as the wild beasts live. Harry Heathcote of Gangoil by Anthony Trollope

Sir Walter Scott I speak as a friend, Mr. Hazlewood, and as one who understands the roll; and if in going over it together — ’ ‘I beg pardon, sir, but I have no views in which your assistance could be useful. Guy Mannering by Sir Walter Scott [1815]

Arthur Conan Doyle When I found that all was up with me I received from Mortimer an advance, which was sufficient to take me according to my wish over to Virginia, together with a horse and a personal outfit. Micah Clarke by Arthur Conan Doyle

D. H. Lawrence Afterwards they sat together on the sofa. Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence

Virginia Woolf The cousins descended together in search of it. Night and Day by Virginia Woolf [1919]

Henry Kingsley Bend over the fire, and whisper in my ear, lad!” “Madge, old girl,” he whispered, as they bent their heads together — “I’ve wrote the old man’s name where I oughtn’t to have done. The Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn by Henry Kingsley [1859]

Arthur Conan Doyle I found that she knew many officers at Chelmsford and Colchester. She would disappear for hours together upon her motor-cycle. Danger! and other stories by Arthur Conan Doyle [1918]

Sigmund Freud The dream-speech thus has the structure of breccia, in which the larger pieces of various material are held together by a solidified cohesive medium. The Interpretation of Dreams by Sigmund Freud [1911]

They turned left towards Rosthwaite, and walked very happily together along the path that ran down above the river bed. Rogue Herries by Hugh Walpole [1930]

George Gissing In one corner lay a heap of armour, very brightly polished, together with a few sheathed swords, and one or two enormous feathers. Workers in the Dawn by George Gissing [1880]

They were laughing and looking together at a sporting paper. The House with the High Wall by Arthur Gask [1948]

Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch When he came back, the boy was still at table, and the trumpeter sat with the rings in his hands, hitched, together just as they be at this moment. The Roll-Call of the Reef by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

At that time, together with Chums and the old B[oy’s] O[wn] P[aper], they were the leading papers for boys, and they remained dominant till quite recently. Collected Essays by George Orwell

It leaves things just as unexplainable as ——’ But he suddenly snapped his fingers together in exultation. The Beachy Head Murder by Arthur Gask [1941]

Rudyard Kipling CALL together now our friends and brothers, and our children and the Lambardar, to the big square by the well. The Smith Administration by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

Anthony Trollope He then crossed completely over the bridge, together with Stofflet and the priest; the people with one tremendous rush followed him, and Adolphe Denot was carried along with the crowd. La Vendée by Anthony Trollope

Anthony Trollope Thus they passed the afternoon together without further mention of Bernard Dale; and it may be said, at any rate of Lily and Crosbie, that his presence was not missed. The Small House at Allington by Anthony Trollope

Anthony Trollope So it is here in the States. Free soil and slave soil could, while both were young and unused to power, go on together — not without many jars and unhappy bickerings, but they did go on together. North America by Anthony Trollope

The Elements, subaltern powers of mythology, together with their attributes, hastened to follow their gracious sovereign. Ten Years Later by Alexandre Dumas [1848-1850]

Rudyard Kipling We took shop together in Isser Jang — I and my brother — near the big well where the Governor’s camp draws water. Soldiers Three by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

Not a few of the most peculiar features of Dickens’s humour are already here, together with not a little of his most characteristic pathos. Dickens by Adolphus William Ward [1882]

Willa Cather Once the chords began to buckle, there were thousands of tons of ironwork, all riveted together and lying in midair without support. Alexander’s Bridge by Willa Cather [1912]

F. Scott Fitzgerald Momentarily he lost consciousness, regained it as he was raised to a sitting position and his wrists jerked together with handcuffs. Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Charles Dickens My friend is in a more destitute and desolate situation than most men, and, you and he being linked together in a common cause, he naturally looks to you to assist him. Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens [1841]

Wilkie Collins She will give it to Professor Stein, immediately on his return to Wurzburg; together with these instructions, which will be placed in the box along with the keys. Jezebel’s Daughter by Wilkie Collins [1880]

Elizabeth Gaskell Then under the flaring gaslight, they met together to consult further. Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell [1848]

So I pulled myself together and tried to take things seriously. The Three Hostages by John Buchan [1924]

George Gissing Now I can piece together my conclusions. Born in Exile by George Gissing [1891]

Jules Verne Scholastique, Gerande, and Aubert knelt down together upon the tiles of the room. Master Zacharius by Jules Verne [1874]

A mob of twenty-one men, women, and children lived at the house, and must have herded together like cattle at night. The Naturalist in Nicaragua by Thomas Belt [1874]

Theodore Dreiser There were so many things they could do together nicely. Jennie Gerhardt by Theodore Dreiser

Edgar Rice Burroughs After our repast we went down to the river together and bathed our hands and faces, and then after drinking our fill went back to the cave. At the Earth’s Core by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1914]

Olaf Stapledon The two lived together in very humble quarters, kept by Maggie’s earnings and the intermittent wages that he won from such casual labouring as he could secure. A Man Divided by Olaf Stapledon

D. H. Lawrence They slept together once more, very quietly, and distinct, not one together as before. The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence

He saw the condemned man, and the conversations which they had together still further strengthened his opinion. Honore de Balzac by Albert Keim and Louis Lumet [1914]

Nathaniel Hawthorne Arm in arm, or otherwise huddled together in strange discrepancy, stood grim Puritans, gay Cavaliers, and Revolutionary officers with three-cornered cocked hats, and queues longer than their swords. The Blithedale Romance by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1852]

George Meredith The powers of harmony would seem to be tried to their shrewdest pitch when Politics and Love are planted together in a human breast. Diana of the Crossways by George Meredith [1885]

Anthony Trollope Indeed, to tell the truth, they arrived together — which was not at all proper; but everything will be made proper on Tuesday, 8th April, which is the day at last fixed for the wedding. Ayala’s Angel by Anthony Trollope

The metatarsal bones have such a form that they fit together immovably, though they do not enter into bony union; the third toe is, as in the bird, longest and strongest. Lectures on Evolution by Thomas Henry Huxley

Leon Trotsky Victor Ghertopanov and I together used to catch these tarantulas. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Arnold Bennett The conscious wish to please had left her, together with her main excuse for being alive. These Twain by Arnold Bennett [1916]

Rudyard Kipling Christophe and I, we were weeping together like children of the same Mother. Shall we drink to Her?’ OR EVER the battered liners sank  With their passengers to the dark. Debits and Credits by Rudyard Kipling [1926]

The little pendulum gyrated madly, the hand moved rapidly round the dial, and at each alternate three o’clock there came the soft click, and then the two drums moved together and showed a new day. Mr Polton Explains by R. Austin Freeman [1940]

He wriggled in his chair, and pressed his hands together under the table. An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad [1896]

E. F. Benson They used to play golf together in those days before that firebrand Lucia descended on Tilling; he used to drop in casually, and she used to put flowers in his buttonhole for him. Mapp and Lucia by E. F. Benson [1931]

Edgar Rice Burroughs Thus disguised I found Perry and Ghak together in the chamber where we had been wont to eat and sleep. At the Earth’s Core by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1914]

The vesicula prostatica, which has been observed in many male mammals, is now universally acknowledged to be the homologue of the female uterus, together with the connected passage. The Descent of Man by Charles Darwin

Edith Wharton And here at last was her reward — of his own accord he was proposing that they should all be together for a quiet fortnight. Twilight Sleep by Edith Wharton [1927]

H. G. Wells In countless cases it kept the wrong people together and lovers apart. The Dream by H. G. Wells [1924]

Sinclair Lewis They were close together in the tiny car on this, their first mammoth excursion. World So Wide by Sinclair Lewis

Finally repulsed, silent under her scornful invective, Delacour gathered himself together and went off magnificent in defeat. The Understudy by Mary Cholmondeley

Charlotte Perkins Gilman This kept us out of doors with those dear girls, and more or less together — too much together sometimes. Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman [1915]

Thorgeir and Thorgils fought long together without either losing or gaining, and both were of the eagerest. The Story of Grettir the Strong by translated by William Morris and Eiríkr Magnússon [1869]

I see they are laughing together there. An Unpleasant Predicament by Fyodor Dostoyevsky [1861]

Alcibiades and the old marchioness seemed to look upon the intimacy with pleasure and left us together very often. Mademoiselle de Maupin by Théophile Gautier [1835]

Florence Dixie She smacked them together with relish as the burning fluid trickled down her throat. Redeemed in Blood by Florence Dixie [1889]

Rudyard Kipling Then he says: “Why, Bella,” ‘e says, “this must be only the second time we’ve been alone together in all these years. Debits and Credits by Rudyard Kipling [1926]

Jules Verne The inflating apparatus was put together with extreme care, and the pipes issuing from the balloon were securely fitted to the cylindrical case. Five Weeks in a Balloon by Jules Verne [1869]

Anthony Trollope How it had come to pass that Mrs Finn and the Duchess had become singularly bound together has been told elsewhere. The Duke’s Children by Anthony Trollope

Kate Chopin So together they attended a soiree musicale at the Ratignolles’. The Awakening by Kate Chopin

For in it we have the germ of that beautiful system of intercommunication, which binds all the nations of Christendom together as one vast commonwealth. The History of the Conquest of Peru by William Hickling Presco

Anthony Trollope Thomas Greenwood. This epistle so frightened her that she began to consider how she might best collect together a sufficient sum of money to satisfy the man. Marion Fay by Anthony Trollope [1882]

George Eliot My cousin Tom will dine with us; and poor aunty will have her two children together for the first time. The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot [1860]

I must own that when I saw them amusing themselves together under the lee of one of the boats on the promenade deck, on the hatchways, or beneath the awning aft, I could scarcely believe my eyes. Dr Nikola Returns by Guy Boothby [1896]

The doctors know the virtues of in any of the plants of the country, quantities of which they mix up together while reciting magical formulas. Among the Tibetans by Isabella L. Bird [1894]

Andrew Lang These prizes, together with presents from the lords and ladies of the court, who liked him for his pleasant ways, made Fortunatus feel quite a rich man. The Grey Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Innes was the first to shuffle the written sheets together and slip the waiting clip over their upper edge. Miss Pym Disposes by Josephine Tey

Arthur Conan Doyle Come on, Watson.” We strode off together to the station, leaving Lestrade still staring with a delighted face at the card which Holmes had thrown him. His Last Bow by Arthur Conan Doyle [1917]

Anthony Trollope On the morning after the party, Lady Lufton and Griselda had breakfasted together as usual, but each felt that the manner of the other was altered. Framley Parsonage by Anthony Trollope

We know you were his mistress, and among other places you lived together at Cromer as man and wife. The Night of the Storm by Arthur Gask [1937]

Jules Verne He had broad shoulders, and long hair bound together with leather thongs. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

Rudyard Kipling Hugonin, the Assistant District Superintendent of Police, a boy of twenty, had got together thirty constables and was forcing the crowd through the streets. Soldiers Three by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

Henry James The two houses together formed a single dwelling, the party-wall having been removed and the rooms placed in communication. Portrait of a Lady by Henry James [1881]

Theodore Dreiser During all this Cowperwood, Sr., had been doing his best to pull himself together in order to be able to speak at all. The Financier by Theodore Dreiser

The two officers stood close together looking on curiously. Almayer’s Folly by Joseph Conrad [1895]

H. G. Wells They got on together wonderfully. The Autocracy of Mr. Parham by H. G. Wells [1930]

Anthony Trollope When the time came for the constitutional election of the electors, certain names were got together in each State as representing the Republican interest. North America by Anthony Trollope

A number of the immorally rich clubbed together and presented it to the nation; and two of the richly immoral intend to snaffle it for themselves. The Black Mask by E. W. Hornung [1901]

Henry James As to that we all formed together quite a monstrous exception; business in a world of business was the thing we most agreed (differ as we might on minor issues) in knowing nothing about. A small boy and others by Henry James [1913]

A number of our leading citizens, together with many of the adjoining station holders, at once repaired to the spot. Robbery Under Arms by Rolf Boldrewood

Bram Stoker My new conclusion is ready, so I shall get our party together and read it. Dracula by Bram Stoker [1897]

John Lewis Burckhard When I came on board, however, I found that I had been deceived; above thirty passengers, principally Syrians and Egyptians, were crowded together in the boat, with about ten sailors. Travels in Arabia by John Lewis Burckhard

Henry David Thoreau I meet his servant come to draw water for his master, and our buckets as it were grate together in the same well. Walden by Henry David Thoreau

George Elio But in spite of this apparent prosperity, together with the usual amount of extemporaneous preaching mitigated by furtive notes, Salem belied its name, and was not always the abode of peace. Janet’s Repentance by George Elio

George Gissing There was an extremely large box of oil-colours, together with all the appurtenances necessary for painting, including half-a-dozen small canvases. Workers in the Dawn by George Gissing [1880]

If her face had not been held together by a certain shrewd benevolence which was spread all over it, she would have been a singularly forbidding-looking woman. Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley [1913]

Anthony Trollope In truth he was so, though when we last met him and his bride together he had made himself very disagreeable. The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope [1883]

Anthony Trollope Joe Reynolds and Pat Brady had each about three miles to go home, and the greater part of the way they walked together — talking over their plans, and discussing the probability of their success. The Macdermots of Ballycloran by Anthony Trollope [1847]

They may be together and I daren't raise my voice to call her away for fear of rousing his fury. The Rover by Joseph Conrad [1923]

Slightly raised above the church, on ground held together by old elms, the white vicarage of Warpington stands, blinking ever through its trees at the church like a fond wife at her husband. Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley [1899]

Washington Irving He belonged to a temporary association of men of talent, some of them members of the Literary Club, who dined together occasionally at the St. James’ Coffee-house. The Life of Oliver Goldsmith by Washington Irving [1840]

Edith Wharton The three men came out together in the cleared space before the house. Here and Beyond by Edith Wharton [1926]

Olaf Stapledon Famished prowlers attacked each other for scraps of food, or banded themselves together to storm the stores, overpowering the police. Death into Life by Olaf Stapledon

Wilkie Collins The two talked together in low voices. The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins [1875]

H.P. Lovecraft Separate events fitted together uncannily, and seemingly irrelevant details held mines of hideous possibilities. The Shunned House by H.P. Lovecraft [1924]

Marie Corelli He looked about him — on either side the huge unadorned barn-like place was empty — he and Manuel stood alone together as it were in the cold vast void. The Master-Christian by Marie Corelli [1900]

Henry Kingsley Mary sat between James Stockbridge and Tom, and they three spoke together so exclusively and so low, that the rest of us were quite forgotten. The Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn by Henry Kingsley [1859]

We’ll put it together in the daylight, and I’ll go and help the old woman get something ready for breqquest. Ralph Rashleigh by James Tucker

William Hope Hodgson I stooped over them, and looked; there were the bones of at least three people, all mixed together in an extraordinary fashion, and quite clean and dry. The Derelict by William Hope Hodgson

Thomas Love Peacock You pass not hence without clink of brass, or I’ll knock your musical noddles together till they ring like a pair of cymbals. Maid Marian by Thomas Love Peacock

Miles Franklin He had a taste for literature, and we got on together like one o’clock. My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin

T. E. Lawrence The mud roof dripped water all the day long, and the fleas on the stone floor sang together nightly, for praise of the new meats given them. Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T. E. Lawrence [1926]

They were alone in the house, together in the one room. Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson [1945]

Maria Edgeworth With the assistance of Fowler’s flattery, together with that of all the hangers-on at Brantefield Priory, her temper had been rendered incapable of bearing contradiction. Harrington by Maria Edgeworth

Edgar Allan Poe The stowage on board the Grampus was most clumsily done, if stowage that could be called which was little better than a promiscuous huddling together of oil-casks1 and ship furniture. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe

He looked pretty sick for the moment, until he pulled himself together and called your bluff. The Tragedy of the Silver Moon by Arthur Gask [1940]

George Meredith Polly, also, with a maiden’s tender guile, desired to bring them together for once, though it were for the last time, and for no good on earth. Evan Harrington by George Meredith [1861]

Ralph Waldo Emerson In politics and in war, they hold together as by hooks of steel. English Traits by Ralph Waldo Emerson [1856]

So, together with a maid she insisted upon sending with me, I made my way through the skylight on to the roof, and so into full view of the neighboring house-tops. The Hermit of ——— Street by Anna Katharine Green

Walter Besant One of them was sent by Lord Derwentwater to Dilston. The Countess instantly put together all the papers she could find, and gave them in charge to one of the cottagers whom she can trust. Dorothy Forster by Walter Besant [1884]

G. K. Chesterton So Mr. Buck and me we put our ‘eads together —” The King clasped his hands. The Napoleon of Notting Hill by G. K. Chesterton

It’s one this second agent, Turnbull, took of Larose and the first agent, Todhunter, talking earnestly together in a by-lane adjoining the Hilary estate. His Prey was Man by Arthur Gask [1942]

Wilkie Collins We were sitting together on the sofa. The Devil’s Spectacles by Wilkie Collins [1879]

Best pull yourself together — sir,” he added, noting the quality of the handkerchief which the young man had produced. A Shilling for Candles by Josephine Tey [1936]

Baldwin Spencer At Urthipita, for example, a Purula man and a Kumara woman, both of the Unjiamba (Hakea flower) totem, are represented as having been found living together by the Achilpa people. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Leon Trotsky According to the evidence of Yudenich’s staff, these detachments but not [?] the Red army units, together with the marine battalions and military students, fought like lions. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Charles Dickens I prefer telling you that, in this case, cause and effect could not be satisfactorily joined together by any theory whatever. The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices by Charles Dickens [1857]

Charles Dickens UNCOMMERCIAL. These are a very fine set of people you have brought together here. The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens [1860]

George Eliot You like a spot too, Bessy; we allays hung together i’ that. The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot [1860]

Wilkie Collins You may talk to me, by the hour together about admirals, generals, and prime ministers — I mention the glorious names of Michael Angelo and Raphael; and down goes your argument directly. Hide and Seek by Wilkie Collins [1854]

Theodore Dreiser She was desperately downcast at the last moment, as was he, over their parting; but she pulled herself together with her usual force and faced the dark future with a steady eye. The Financier by Theodore Dreiser

Radclyffe Hall Stephen stayed on to lunch, for Ralph was in Worcester. He came home a good two hours before teatime to find them together among his roses; they had followed the shade when it left the herb-garden. The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe Hall

Shut up together in that room, they no doubt planned together the getting-away. Getting Away by Ellen Wood [1871]

Ivan Turgenev Only by it, by love, life holds together and advances. Dream tales and prose poems by Ivan Turgenev

Andrew Lang The prince sprang upon him and they grappled with each other and fought together till the sun was high, and it was noonday. The Crimson Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Wilkie Collins Put these things together in your own mind, and you will know what my thoughts were, as I sat waiting for events in my chair, without my telling you. The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins [1875]

Guy de Maupassan A pause ensued, during which the brunette took his arm and together they left the hall. Bel Ami by Guy de Maupassan

George Meredith The two rub together in sympathy besides relationship to an intenser one. The Egoist by George Meredith [1879]

Anthony Trollope So he read the letter over twice, sealed it, and took it up, together with his bed candle, into his bedroom. Framley Parsonage by Anthony Trollope

Elizabeth Gaskell One moment they are in close talk, their heads together chuckotting; the next he has turned up some bye-street, and Mademoiselle Cannes is close upon me — has almost caught me. My Lady Ludlow by Elizabeth Gaskell [1858]

William Morris Then who knows” (and here he sunk his voice well nigh to a whisper) “but thou and I together may rule in Utterbol and make better days there. The Well At The World’s End by William Morris [1896]

On one occasion he remarked to his friend the cripple as they sat together on the foredeck munching the bread and figs of their midday meal: “There must have been something in it. The Rover by Joseph Conrad [1923]

Frances Hodgson Burnett She might live to be an old woman with white hair and no one would ever guess that since the morning stars sang together they two had belonged to each other. Robin by Frances Hodgson Burnett [1922]

Elizabeth Gaskell Ellinor clasped her hands tight together as she listened with apparent composure to Mrs Johnson’s never-ending praise of the Hullah system. A Dark Night’s Work by Elizabeth Gaskell [1864]

H. G. Wells All this we must lump together — it is, indeed, woven together almost inextricably — when we speak of home as a formative factor. Mankind in the Making by H. G. Wells [1903]

Elizabeth Gaskell The child grew to understand her father well, and the two had the most delightful intercourse together — half banter, half seriousness, but altogether confidential friendship. Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell [1865]

George Gissing She placed herself as he desired, sitting with her hands together in her lap, her countenance troubled a little, wishing to smile, yet not quite venturing. Demos by George Gissing [1886]

George Gissing Her income and his put together did not in truth seem to him sad poverty; for her love’s sake she would have contented herself. Isabel Clarendon by George Gissing [1886]

George Gissing So they sat together in scarcely-broken silence, both occupied with strange and unpleasant thoughts, till the clock struck ten. Workers in the Dawn by George Gissing [1880]

H. G. Wells My cousin and I had been thrown closely together by the accidents of life, we had been honest allies and we liked and admired innumerable things in each other. An Experiment in Autobiography by H. G. Wells

The men moved together to the window and stood there side by side looking out. Rogue Herries by Hugh Walpole [1930]

Wilkie Collins The two met together in the darkness. The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins [1860]

Then the photographer and the innkeeper had a few whispers together and, from their glances in his direction, Daunt had no doubt they were exchanging confidences about him. The Grave-digger of Monks Arden by Arthur Gask [1938]