Her thanks


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Her thanks of his or her own accord; with his or her good will; voluntary.
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  • W. C. Fields
    “It was a woman who drove me to drink, and I never had the courtesy to thank her for it.”


In literature:

Lucy turned to her and thanked her for coming.
"The Explorer" by W. Somerset Maugham
I thanked her but was not presented.
"Desert Dust" by Edwin L. Sabin
The buckskin was relieved and whinnied her thanks.
"Virginia of Elk Creek Valley" by Mary Ellen Chase
The Mother, the opening sentences of her note of thanks wet upon the sheet before her, took the card, and knew that the letter need not be sent.
"The Dop Doctor" by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
She added the five pounds to her secret hoard, and thanked goodness that the sum was mounting up, little by little.
"The Beth Book" by Sarah Grand
But he wouldn't let her thank him.
"The Wide, Wide World" by Susan Warner
She could not help expressing her thanks.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
Miss Merriman nodded and smiled her thanks.
"Wee Wifie" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
Redbird smiled her thanks, and Wolf Paw returned a sad look, then sighed and lowered his gaze to the ground.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
Any aid given, or information furnished, should also call forth her thanks.
"Social Life" by Maud C. Cooke
Give her my love and grateful thanks for all her kindness to my chicks.
"The Carroll Girls" by Mabel Quiller-Couch
Then he had thanked her, and declared his great indebtedness.
"The White Lie" by William Le Queux
When she had finished her self-imposed task, he thanked her for her thoughtful kindness.
"Noble Deeds of the World's Heroines" by Henry Charles Moore
Only did Joan remember, and offer up her thankfulness.
"The Golden Woman" by Ridgwell Cullum
Laura thanked her friend, but protested against any trouble being taken on her account.
"Victor's Triumph" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
After her tender thankfulness, their gratitude, generous and pure as it was, seemed coarse to him.
"The Old Countess; or, The Two Proposals" by Ann S. Stephens
Won't you come in, and let her thank you herself?
"The Law-Breakers" by Ridgwell Cullum
She thanked him sweetly, and, drooping, she rested her head upon her hand and her arm on the arm of her chair.
"The Eye of Dread" by Payne Erskine
We thanked her politely, and she hurried us out of the front door as if we'd been chickens on a pansy bed.
"The Wouldbegoods" by E. Nesbit
I can love her with a human father's love, and thank God for her affection.
"Anne" by Constance Fenimore Woolson

In poetry:

She rose, she clasped her truant boy,
She thanked the stranger with her eyes;
The hermit gazed in doubt and joy
And dumb surprise.
"The Hermit of Thebaid" by John Greenleaf Whittier
"That wot y well," seyde Roben,
"Y thanke god that ye be her;
Therfor schall ye leffe yowr horse with hos,
And all your hother ger."
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
If I could kill thee! shrieked her look:
If lightning sprang from Will!
An oaken head old Kraken shook,
And she might thank or kill.
"Archduchess Anne" by George Meredith
And as she went down for the third time
She thanked me for saving her life
And as soon as she's saved enough money
I'm NOT going to make her my wife.
"The Sailor Comes Home With The Washing" by T W Connor
Parents,--and loving friends
The parents' heart who shared,
Give thanks to that abounding grace
Which led her through the Christian race,
To find its high reward.
"Miss Emily B. Parish," by Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney
We'll crowd thy gates with thankful songs,
High as the heav'ns our voices raise;
And earth with her ten thousand tongues
Shall fill thy courts with sounding praise.
"Psalm 100" by Isaac Watts

In news:

Although Ms Bess has always been appreciative that the school board would pay her such an honor, she had never publicly thanked the board.
Just a quick note of thanks to Barbara Tucker for her column giving Tonawanda High School a little love after a hard-fought loss to NT in the annual classic this year.
It is with sincere gratitude that I thank Jo Going for her courageous letter.
Lindsay Lohan didn't have a quiet weekend, thanks to her father.
The woman whose voice evokes millions of memories for my generation thanks to "I Don't Wanna Wait" -- is releasing her fifth studio album today, but it is the first she has completely written herself.
Jill Wolford started The Caring Community Foundation to thank her friends for helping her through her fight with breast cancer.
The family would like to thank Judy 's physicians, caregivers and many friends who helped and prayed for her during her illness.
The 20-year-old beauty is glad young girls look up to her thanks to her fuller-figured body and wants to inspire them to feel more self-confident.
Thanks to a potent mix of size and speed, Reed has clinched her status as one of the most prolific scorers in Washington area history.
And the fascination over Carly Rae Jepsen continues, thanks to the release of her album 'Kiss.
To commemorate her late costar Rock Hudson and more than three decades since the AIDS epidemic began, screen legend Doris Day wrote a letter to thank the nearly 3,000 participants of AIDS/ LifeCycle 11.
To commemorate her late costar Rock Hudson and more than three decades since the AIDS epidemic began, screen legend Doris Day wrote a letter to thank the nearly 3,000 participants of AIDS/LifeCycle 11.
My beer quests have suddenly become slightly more reputable, thanks to Philly Beer Girl and her heads up on the recently launched PhillyTapFinder.
Dodds says thanks to the change in the age requirements, now she'll be able to go on her mission as soon as next spring.
As the Tonawanda volleyball banquet was wrapping up, the varsity players took one last opportunity to thank Garbacz for all her hard work this year.

In science:

We additionally thank her for bringing our attention to three new WRs hidden within her own target list.
The Wolf-Rayet Content of M31
It is a pleasure to thank Susan Simkin, scientific editor, for her sensitivity in seeing this paper on the continuing highly charged debate over H0 through the editorial process.
The Hubble Constant: A Summary of the HST Program for the Luminosity Calibration of Type Ia Supernovae by Means of Cepheids
The authors would like to thank Dr. Lin Leung for her scrupulous review and Prof. Michael Anshel for his helpful comments and encouragement.
A Chaotic Cipher Mmohocc and Its Randomness Evaluation
The author thanks the Institut Mittag-Leffler (Djursholm, Sweden) where this work was carried out during her stay.
From left modules to algebras over an operad: application to combinatorial Hopf algebras
I would like to acknowledge the organizers of the Conference for the invitation to present this work, Deborah, for her wonderful character and for being a role model for women in science, as well as for her valuable contributions to Astronomy. I would like to thank also my collaborators, in particular my postdoc (O.
Observational Overview of the Feeding of Active Galactic Nuclei
Acknowledgments The authors would like to thank Julie Tomlinson for her writing and editing.
A Tiered Security System for Mobile Devices
The author thanks Dr Ewa Krot-Sieniawska for her critical remarks concerning mute nodes notion.
On natural join of posets properties and first applications
We thank the anonymous referee for his/her insightful comments and suggestions, which helped us to greatly improve our manuscript.
FAST: A Fully Asynchronous Split Time-Integrator for Self-Gravitating Fluid
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We would like to thank Zografoula Vagena for her contributions to the top-k search algorithm and some other aspects of the system.
Search Driven Analysis of Heterogenous XML Data
The author would like to thank her advisor Andrei Zelevinsky for his many helpful comments and suggestions.
Quantum F-polynomials in Classical Types
SB also thanks Tom Marsh and Danny Steeghs for the hospitality during her visit at the University of Warwick.
The XMM-Newton Detection of Extended Emission from the Nova Remnant of T Pyxidis
Finally, we would like to thank the Referee for his/her careful reading and helpful comments.
"Maps preserving the spectrum of generalized Jordan product of operators", and its "Addendum"
I thank the author of the criticized paper for clarifying her work in .
Comment on " Topological phase in two flavor neutrino oscillations"
We also thank the anonymous referee for his/her helpful comments.
Spectropolarimetry of the superwind filaments of the starburst galaxy M82: kinematics of dust outflow
We also thank the referee for his/her remarks.
Chemical compositions of stars in two stellar streams from the Galactic thick disk