It wouldn't hurt to adopt a more positive outlook.
Why is it good when you adopt a baby that isn't yours, but bad if it's yours and you don't give birth to it?
She had to adopt a positive attitude.
I thought ... but you were always the one who wanted to adopt a baby.
It had been Alex who convinced her to take the risk and adopt Jonathan.
You know, we could adopt a baby.
Anyway, it's something we should both consider before we adopt the baby.
Why don't we adopt another orphan baby?
Why would he want to adopt a child if he was feeling overwhelmed?
Let's adopt it legally.
"You could adopt," he said, his attention returning to the pond.
Weekends were private time for all of us and we weren't sure if Howie would adopt the usual routine of doing our own thing.
So why don't we adopt a child?
More and more, those wishing to change the status quo adopt this as their primary tactic.
"Maybe we can adopt an angel," she added.
If they knew Lori wanted to adopt the baby out, they would surely step in and take the baby, though.
The fact that small nations can adopt standard treaties, laws, currencies, and international practices of larger countries means that a small economic unit can be viable.
He was himself carried away by the tone of magnanimity he intended to adopt toward Moscow.
"I don't want to adopt a baby," Carmen interrupted tersely.
No, I mean adopt one.
Through the adoption of standardized treaties, they can enter into economic agreements, adopt the same weights and measures, and agree to honor the intellectual property of the others.
You can't adopt infants.
Do you have any idea what it would be like to adopt that many children?
It has then met at Lambeth, and after sitting for five days for deliberation upon the fixed subjects and appointment of committees, has adjourned, to meet again at the end of a fortnight and sit for five days more, to receive reports, adopt resolutions and to put forth the encyclical letter.
Rate, and the old-established companies were forced to adopt this rate between all points served by the United Kingdom Company; but after a trial of four years it was found that a uniform is.
The city is lighted by gas and electricity, - it was one of the first cities in the United States to adopt electric lighting, - and has a good watersupply system, owned by a private corporation, with a 41 acre filter plant of 18,000,000 gallons per diem capacity and an additional supply of water pumped from deep wells outside the city.
While Betsy loved her position, she was far more enchanted with our success and would adopt it as a full time venture in a minute.
You know, we could adopt a baby.
Maybe in a few years, if we don't have any of our own, we can adopt a child.
We could adopt him.
I want to adopt Jonathan, but I'm afraid of losing him.
Meanwhile, Alex and Carmen signed the papers to adopt Jonathan.
I want you to adopt her.
If you don't want the baby, I know someone will want to adopt it.
While the majority of the Thysanoptera are thus vegetarian in their diet, and are frequently injurious in farm and garden, some species, at least occasionally, adopt a predaceous habit, killing aphids and small mites (so-called "red-spiders") and sucking their juices.
Although Aventinus did not definitely adopt the reformed faith, he sympathized with the reformers and their teaching, and showed a strong dislike for the monks.
On leaving school he determined to adopt the profession of engineering, and in the pursuance of this decision went to study in Munich in 1877.
Young advised them to call their state Vermont, and he also sent through them a circular letter, dated the nth of April 1777, urging the people to adopt a state constitution on the Pennsylvania model.
Most geologists include the Atlantic with the other oceans in the view they adopt as to its age; but E.
It was his advice which led the king to choose all his ministers from one political party, to adopt the modern system, and he managed to effect a reconciliation between William and his sister-in-law, the princess Anne.
The different positions then which the conquering Norman took in his two great conquests of England and of Sicily amply illustrate the way in which he could adapt himself to any circumstances in which he found himself, the way in which he could adopt whatever suited his purpose in the institutions of any other people, the way in which he commonly lost his national being in that of some other people.
We both made the decision to adopt her and we told you it would be permanent, remember?
You can't imagine how grateful Alex and I are to you for letting us adopt her.
And then when you said you didn't want to adopt children, I thought I didn't have a right to ask you.
That's what Alex says, but I don't want to adopt a baby and then have the mother change her mind after we've learned to love it.
She agreed, but steadfastly refused to adopt on that issue.
I'm the one who's been pushing to adopt a baby.
I don't want to adopt only to have the child taken away.
How could you think of having someone else adopt it?
As Dalton said, "The doctrine of definite proportions appears mysterious unless we adopt the atomic hypothesis."
A British fleet under Nelson, sent into the Mediterranean in May 1798 primarily for their defence, checkmated the designs of Bonaparte in Egypt, and then, returning to Naples, encouraged that court to adopt a spirited policy.
Scialoja, who succeeded him, was obliged to adopt a similar proposal, but parliament again proved refractory.
By sheer force of will he compelled the Chamber early in 1873 to adopt some minor financial reforms, but on the 29th of April found himself in a minority on the question of a credit for a proposed state arsenal at Taranto.
On the 16th of June an attempt by an anarchist named Lega was made on Crispis life; on the 24th of June President Carnot was assassinated by the anarchist Caserio; and on the 3oth of June an Italian journalist was murdered at Leghorn for a newspaper attack upon anarchism a series of outrages which led the government to frame and parliament to adopt (11th July) a Public Safety Bill for the prevention of anarchist propaganda and crime.
His disappearance in both cases is an illustration of one of the features which we have spoken of in the Norman character, the tendency which in fact made Normans out of Northmen, the tendency to adopt the language and manners of the people among whom they found themselves.
They read letters which they said had fallen from heaven, and which threatened the earth with terrible punishments if men refused to adopt the mode of penance taught by the flagellants.
Such being the characters of the Quaternary deposits in Russia, the majority of Russian geologists now adopt the opinion that Russia was covered, as far as the above limits, with an immense ice-sheet which crept over central Russia and central Germany from Scandinavia and N.
But let's adopt the cynic's view for a moment and assume people in these corporations are chiefly concerned about their financial benefit, not about human suffering, when it comes to war.
"The soldiers say it feels easier without boots," said Captain Tushin smiling shyly in his uncomfortable position, evidently wishing to adopt a jocular tone.
And what position will you adopt toward the government?
I'm going to adopt her as soon as Julie and I get married.
We can adopt children.
This treachery and the harsh treatment by Patterson created a strong public opinion in favour of the Yankees, and the government was compelled to adopt a milder policy.
Eleven women jumped over their TVs to either adopt her or say they're mommy.
The whole conception of force may disappear from a theory of the universe; and we can adopt a geometrical definition of motion as the shifting of one body from the neighbourhood of those bodies which immediately touch it, and which are assumed to be at rest, to the neighbourhood of other bodies.