- But the broken husband thanked him shortly, and strode away. - "Hetty Wesley", Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.
- I accepted the post, and thanked him. - "The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 10 And His Court and of The Regency", Duc de Saint-Simon.
- When it was over he took me by the hand, and thanked me. - "The Black Robe", Wilkie Collins.