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.
Joe wouldn't take kindly to his daughter's surprise motherhood.
It was my daughter's long ago.
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.
Mime Necker, despite her talents, her beauty and her fondness for philosophe society, was strictly decorous, somewhat reserved, and disposed to carry out in her daughter's case the rigorous discipline of her own childhood.
"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.
Natasha was lying looking steadily straight before her at one of the mahogany sphinxes carved on the corners of the bedstead, so that the countess only saw her daughter's face in profile.
"I have come, Countess, to ask for your daughter's hand," said Prince Andrew.
"You see he writes," said she, showing her son a letter of Prince Andrew's, with that latent grudge a mother always has in regard to a daughter's future married happiness, "he writes that he won't come before December.