It seemed to me that at last I had run to the end of my tether.
If you'll unpack the mare and tether her, Haggis, we can see aboot the fire and the meat.
When he was pretty nearly at the end of his tether he came back to England.
They are also beyond the tether of my subject, which I fear I have already overstrained.
Devers had run to the end of his tether, said Boynton, ...