Actually, it was how my family always celebrated Christmas.
He had all the family he wanted in Arkansas.
In other words, when he shook himself free of his current family, he would come to Dulce.
If his family wanted him to come back, they would have to get rid of his current responsibilities.
Alex had always taken care of his family, but was it irresponsible to assume he always would?
Alex could rest easy knowing that their family gender ratio would remain even.
No one in her family ever questioned her innocence.
Sure. Is it someone your family knew?
No, it's no one my family knew but I think the change will be good for me.
It was a cozy family setting, and she soon forgot the argument.
And most important of all, was she or Giddon's family in any danger?
Let's go watch TV in the family room.
I've been picked over six years, but our family is known to be especially long lived.
Let us all be a happy family and love one another.
And we are of an excellent family and have a pedigree that I challenge any humans to equal, as it extends back about twenty thousand years, to the time of the famous Green Dragon of Atlantis, who lived in a time when humans had not yet been created.
If he had been the only child in the family, things might have been different.
What a big family it was!
They say she has a family of young wolves up there; and that is why she kills so many lambs.
Both he and his family dressed well; they had plenty to eat; he had even bought a horse to help him carry his produce to market.
I guarantee that if I post to a forum, "I am going to Seattle this weekend with my family; what are some things we should do?" people will post answers.
Infected children were removed to hospitals and the rest of the family was quarantined until they became noninfectious.
In 2009, in the United States of America, the poverty threshold for a single person under sixty-five was about $11,000 a year; the threshold for a family group of four, including two children, was about $22,000 a year.
For instance, if you think large corporation are greedy and evil, then when you read about how large corporations produce low-nutrition food or are putting family farms out of business, you will believe it.
Until I was ten years old, my family lived in rural east Texas.
We might pay a premium to support a family farm.
I spent the autumn months with my family at our summer cottage, on a mountain about fourteen miles from Tuscumbia.
Long after dark we reached home and found the cottage empty; the family were all out hunting for us.
Miss Sullivan and I were at that time in Hulton, Pennsylvania, visiting the family of Mr. William Wade.
Naturally the family was much disturbed, and left the room.
I very soon made up my mind that I could do nothing with Helen in the midst of the family, who have always allowed her to do exactly as she pleased.
I told her that in my opinion the child ought to be separated from the family for a few weeks at least--that she must learn to depend on and obey me before I could make any headway.
Such a lodge was in the first instance constructed in a day or two at most, and taken down and put up in a few hours; and every family owned one, or its apartment in one.
In the savage state every family owns a shelter as good as the best, and sufficient for its coarser and simpler wants; but I think that I speak within bounds when I say that, though the birds of the air have their nests, and the foxes their holes, and the savages their wigwams, in modern civilized society not more than one half the families own a shelter.
There are those who have used all their arts to persuade me to undertake the support of some poor family in the town; and if I had nothing to do--for the devil finds employment for the idle--I might try my hand at some such pastime as that.
The Roman made an expiatory offering, and prayed, Whatever god or goddess thou art to whom this grove is sacred, be propitious to me, my family, and children, etc.
Farther down the hill, on the left, on the old road in the woods, are marks of some homestead of the Stratton family; whose orchard once covered all the slope of Brister's Hill, but was long since killed out by pitch pines, excepting a few stumps, whose old roots furnish still the wild stocks of many a thrifty village tree.
It chanced that I walked that way across the fields the following night, about the same hour, and hearing a low moaning at this spot, I drew near in the dark, and discovered the only survivor of the family that I know, the heir of both its virtues and its vices, who alone was interested in this burning, lying on his stomach and looking over the cellar wall at the still smouldering cinders beneath, muttering to himself, as is his wont.
Well, Prince, so Genoa and Lucca are now just family estates of the Buonapartes.
Sometimes on his way back from the anteroom he would pass through the conservatory and pantry into the large marble dining hall, where tables were being set out for eighty people; and looking at the footmen, who were bringing in silver and china, moving tables, and unfolding damask table linen, he would call Dmitri Vasilevich, a man of good family and the manager of all his affairs, and while looking with pleasure at the enormous table would say: Well, Dmitri, you'll see that things are all as they should be?
The visitor, compelled to look on at this family scene, thought it necessary to take some part in it.
When they prayed for those who love us, she prayed for the members of her own family, her father and mother and Sonya, realizing for the first time how wrongly she had acted toward them, and feeling all the strength of her love for them.
The head of the family, Count Ilya Rostov, continually drove about the city collecting the current rumors from all sides and gave superficial and hasty orders at home about the preparations for their departure.
Her equipages were the huge family coach in which she had traveled to Voronezh, a semiopen trap, and a baggage cart.