- It seemed to Tom that his schoolmates never would get done holding inquests on dead cats, and thus keeping his trouble present to his mind.Chapter 11 (84% in)
- Tom chased the traitor home, and thus found out where he lived.Chapter 1 (95% in)
- And thus he would die—out in the cold world, with no shelter over his homeless head, no friendly hand to wipe the death-damps from his brow, no loving face to bend pityingly over him when the great agony came.Chapter 3 (90% in)
- And thus SHE would see him when she looked out upon the glad morning, and oh! would she drop one little tear upon his poor, lifeless form, would she heave one little sigh to see a bright young life so rudely blighted, so untimely cut down?Chapter 3 (92% in)
- She gathered together her quack periodicals and her quack medicines, and thus armed with death, went about on her pale horse, metaphorically speaking, with "hell following after."Chapter 12 (20% in)
There are no more uses of "thus" in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
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