Nobody resists; town-guards at once ground arms, and there is no soldier visible; soldiers all ebbing away, whitherward we guess.
Then said Hallblithe: “Wilt thou have me row, for I wot not whitherward to steer?”
Fair damosel, said Persant, whitherward are ye way-leading this knight?
Consider well, I beseech you, whitherward these speculations tend.
Into the Night; men and goods, every item:—who shall say whitherward?
With a single slave he flies that same night;—but whitherward?
Cast forth it will be; it must, or we are tending, at all moments, whitherward I do not like to name.
My purpose to curb my father was sincere and good; but concerning my heart's desires, whitherward did they point?
We know now, after nearly a hundred years of trial, what that issue in the main is, and whitherward it still tends.
This is whitherward despair can lead a young person, whose blood is not so quiescent as if he were seventy.