"Molly hasn't been around pets or babies," she said, as if apologizing for her daughter's enrapture over the infant.
He hardly knows the woman and you heard what Martha said; she still holds a grudge over what she perceived as Howie's carelessness that caused her daughter's kidnapping and death.
Martha was more than willing to let anyone respond to her daughter's needs while she tried in vain to shake a world class hangover.
I have no fear this woman will attempt to escape as she sees my knife and knows full well her daughter's life is in my hands.
Patsy could not remember where Martha was born nor the precise date.
Joe wouldn't take kindly to his daughter's surprise motherhood.
It was my daughter's long ago.
Her fate was uncertain, but his was sealed. She saw it on his face every time he looked at her. Where he'd once looked almost noble with his chiseled features and air of command, he now looked haggard. When she gave herself too much time to think, she began to understand the depth of the despair he must've been feeling. After all, her own soul – and that of her daughter's – was just as likely to be lost if she didn't escape.
Her father's wealth had come from his whore-daughter's ability to charm any man she chose.
She slid it over her daughter's head, giggling when she saw how big it was.
Jenn glimpsed the black curls of her daughter's head as her mother tried to push her away.
Thousands of years later, Jenn could still see her daughter's brown eyes and curls.
I found my advisor with his sword drawn standing over my daughter's body.
A daughter's estate was usually managed for her by her brothers, but if they did not satisfy her, she could appoint a steward.
The minor characters of the honest old Huntley, whom the Scottish king obliges to bestow his daughter's hand upon Warbeck, and of her lover the faithful "Dalyell," are most effectively drawn; even "the men of judgment," the adventurers who surround the chief adventurer, are spirited sketches, and the Irishman among them has actually some humour; while the style of the play is, as befits a "Chronicle History," so clear and straightforward as to make it easy as well as interesting to read.
He not only insisted that his daughter's religion should be duly respected, but he constituted himself the protector of the Orthodox population and this led to a new war in 1499, which went on till 1503, when it was concluded by the cession to Russia of Chernigov, Starodub and 17 other towns.
Her father, who was excused attendance, had, however, been present at the trial of the other offenders, and had there declared his conviction of his daughter's guilt.
Mary of Lorraine was approached by the English commissioner, Sir Ralph Sadler, to induce her to further her daughter's marriage contract with Edward VI.
The new regent had to deal with an empty exchequer and with a strong opposition to her daughter's marriage with the dauphin.
"What is it?" asked the countess, startled; but seeing by her daughter's face that it was only mischief, she shook a finger at her sternly with a threatening and forbidding movement of her head.
He himself undertook his daughter's education, and to develop these two cardinal virtues in her gave her lessons in algebra and geometry till she was twenty, and arranged her life so that her whole time was occupied.
"Well now, isn't she a fool!" shouted the prince, pushing the book aside and turning sharply away; but rising immediately, he paced up and down, lightly touched his daughter's hair and sat down again.
Anna Pavlovna threatened him on behalf of "our dear Vyazmitinov," and in her eyes, which, for an instant, glanced at Pierre, Prince Vasili read a congratulation on his future son-in-law and on his daughter's happiness.
The old princess did not reply, she was tormented by jealousy of her daughter's happiness.
The prince looked at his daughter's frightened face and snorted.