Sentence Examples with the word sit by

She knew that I was much troubled, and would have liked to stay near me; but I thought it best for her to sit by herself.

For leave to sit by their wattle they demanded contributions of fuel.

Man has invented, not only houses, but clothes and cooked food; and possibly from the accidental discovery of the warmth of fire, and the consequent use of it, at first a luxury, arose the present necessity to sit by it.