In saying good night to his hostess, Burr lingered after the other guests had trundled off cityward in their carriages.
Then just beyond the bar two more of the remaining boats fell off and headed cityward; a third immediately did likewise.
By it a horse-car jangled, one way only, cityward, at intervals of twelve minutes.
Workers bound cityward fought for places inside trams and buses.
A Waterloo train conveyed him cityward, and, avoiding the haunts of his associates, he dined at a restaurant in the Strand.