Let's go do the chores one last time before we leave.
One night after chores, Carmen, Jonathan and Destiny were eating supper when Brutus started barking.
Heavier chores are left to others.
After chores, she went to bed and cried herself to sleep.
She would be free to do as she pleased all day – after all the chores were done.
We managed the weekend in between together, mostly catching up on domestic chores; Friday night in the downstairs laundry room of my apartment.
Still, she needed to be careful doing the chores – especially after dark.
It rang earlier when you were doing the chores and I missed it.
The time and chat, spent interspersed with interrupting chores, was long overdue.
I think I'll work in the garden for a while, after I get my chores done.
Cynthia devoured every publication she could find on the subject and was looking forward to spending some quality time hiking the high country, if the demand of Bird Song's chores would allow snatches of free time.
Donnie had pretty well taken over the project as the chores of Bird Song limited Cynthia's time.
"If you wake me up early, I'll help you with the chores too," Jonathan told Alex.
A few hours later Alex and Jonathan were out doing chores and Carmen was in the kitchen fixing supper.
Janet finished her chores and hurried off to her afternoon soaps.
With any luck, she would have the chores done before Alex was free.
He had far more important chores to do.
Alex was there at dawn every morning to help with the chores and then they would take off in his truck.
There were chores to do and she'd best get at them.
It was after ten by the time the kitchen chores were finished and the place cleaned up, sort of.
The first two weeks of June were a never-ending list of chores and activities jammed full with last minute preparations, one workplace crisis following another, and an annoying series of details that demanded Dean's attention.
The mornings and evenings had been packed with chores, but there was usually time during the middle of the day to enjoy some time outside.
Every morning before I went to school I had chores to do, which began with mixing up the formula and feeding the calves.
"And he don't have to do chores in all kinds of weather," she concluded with a shiver.
Occasionally, he even lent a hand with the chores at Bird Song.
Monday was cleaning day, but since smiling Maria had joined the staff, the Deans' chores were reduced considerably.
Her presence reduced Cynthia's domestic chores and eliminated the need for Dean and Fred to pick up more than the occasional dust rag.
Cynthia protested, citing the accumulating chores and full house, but reluctantly agreed.
Illness plagues me each morning, causing me difficulty in accomplishing my chores, as simple as they may be, though failing Mrs. Cummings hardly seems to notice.
Dean spent the afternoon busying himself with the chores of Bird Song, partially out of guilt for having dumped the morning duties on Fred and in part to take his mind off the ever-present feeling he'd caused long term or, heaven forbid, permanent damage to his seven-month marriage.
They completed the morning chores and then Katie headed out to pick up her brother at the airport.
This was more evidence of Howie's ineptness at the everyday chores the rest of us took for granted.
I set about showing Molly some of our Econ Scrutiny simple chores and she was immediately interested.
One of Martha's Bird Song chores had been keeping the struggling plant hydrated.
The realization struck Cynthia, too, and as neither had slept particularly well, both plodded through the early morning chores with few words passing between them.
Dean started to protest but his wife began carrying the packed ornaments from the room and asked in her sweetest tone if he could remove the now-dried Christmas tree and finish a short list of Bird Song chores she'd drawn up earlier.
When he finished the chores, he swallowed three aspirins and went outside to shovel the accumulating snow, hoping further activity might dissipate the anger he felt, not only at Shipton, but at himself for losing it in so public and childish manner.
After the chores were finished, the group emigrated to the parlor for a game of Scrabble.
"Thanks for doing all the chores," Dean mumbled.
Dean thought back to the fifteen years the two of them had shared similar meals and chores, with each sure he was doing more work than the other.
It wasn't Katie's farm and this pity party wasn't getting the chores done.
I understand you have friends doing your chores, and your hospital bill has already been paid through tomorrow, so stop worrying and complete your convalescence.
There was plenty of room in the old house and Katie would continue helping with the chores until they found a place to live.
Dean had hoped to make it as soon as possible so he could beat the worst of the late afternoon traffic when he returned from his chores in Philadelphia.
It seems kind of silly for you to get up every morning and walk over there to clean his house and do his chores – then go back to your house.
There was no time for Cynthia to talk to her husband, who was busy serving breakfast to the late sleepers while she showed Maria, by hand communication, the upstairs chores of Bird Song.
Fred had taken care of the early morning chores as Dean poured himself his first cup of coffee, dreading the inquisition he knew would be forthcoming from the old man.
Cynthia, in her infinite wisdom, arranged a generous monetary scale of chores-for-bucks that seemed to take care of the problem.
I have chores to do and I can't afford this hospital bill, anyway.
Bill is going to come over tonight and do the chores so we can have the evening to relax and talk together.
I'm not sure I have enough chores around here to keep her busy.
Cynthia hibernated to some serious tears while Dean sleepwalked through the daily chores, helped by Maria.
After all, he'd abdicated all Bird Song's weekend chores in favor of his flesh-pressing tour, and Cynthia deserved a rest.
The balance of the afternoon was spent on household chores and packing away the last remnants of the holiday.
She could shower and change after the chores were done.
The first winter she would be able to do chores without freezing her buns off.
After chores and a shower, she headed for town to shop for some furniture and get some groceries.
They did the chores together, though.
It was actually a bit of a nuisance to go out to breakfast at times, but mostly they had completed chores and were on their way to some outing.
He needed a written map to perform simple chores like finding a grocery store or getting around Boston.
From that point on, she made sure the chores outside were done before dark, and was always aware of things around her that could be used as weapons.