In other words, when he shook himself free of his current family, he would come to Dulce.
And most important of all, was she or Giddon's family in any danger?
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.
My daughter, the family gardener, only plants heirloom produce from non-hybrid seeds.
Bill was family because he was married to Alex's sister.
Alex was lounging with one shoulder against the wall on the other side of the family room when Carmen walked in.
The babies were healthy and by mid-August, they would have two new family members.
Alex could rest easy knowing that their family gender ratio would remain even.
Alex was in the family room and Jonathan was still in his room, so she went searching for Alex to help her with the zipper.
Allen couldn't be rejected, so he belittled her intelligence, the close relationship with her family and accused her of cheating on him.
She was glad Howard was there and that her family wasn't.
"My family," she managed tersely.
When she brought his coffee into the living room, she found him holding their family photo.
For the most part, the work she did for the Giddon family was little more than she would have done at home - with the exception that at home she probably would have made a sandwich instead of a meal.
I foresee a day when, on a Sunday afternoon, a family might drive (or actually be driven by their car) out to a farm to see where food comes from.
This is a force for peace, as more and more people have family members in more than one culture and share the interests of more than one nationality.
He married Lucy Helen Everett, who belonged to the same family of Everetts as Edward Everett and Dr. Edward Everett Hale.
The Keller homestead, where the family lived, was a few steps from our little rose-bower.
I came, I saw, I conquered, as the first baby in the family always does.
There was great rejoicing in the family that morning, but no one, not even the doctor, knew that I should never see or hear again.
The family consisted of my father and mother, two older half-brothers, and, afterward, a little sister, Mildred.
Next to his family he loved his dogs and gun.
Every one in the family prepared surprises for me, but what pleased me most, Miss Sullivan and I prepared surprises for everybody else.
Next morning it was I who waked the whole family with my first "Merry Christmas!"
Long after dark we reached home and found the cottage empty; the family were all out hunting for us.
At dinner it was read to the assembled family, who were surprised that I could write so well.
Miss Sullivan and I were at that time in Hulton, Pennsylvania, visiting the family of Mr. William Wade.
This lasted for several minutes; then this mood passed, and Nancy was thrown ruthlessly on the floor and pushed to one side, while a large, pink-cheeked, fuzzy-haired member of the family received the little mother's undivided attention.
No doubt they were signs for the different members of the family at Ivy Green.
Besides the chickens, we have several other additions to the family--two calves, a colt, and a penful of funny little pigs.
In connection with this lesson she learned the names of the members of the family and the word IS.
'One man though undone is but one,' as the proverb says, but with thirteen in your family and all the property...
Alpatych, having sent his family away, was alone at Bald Hills and was sitting indoors reading the Lives of the Saints.
But what it was, no one could tell: it might be some caprice of a sick and half-crazy man, or it might relate to public affairs, or possibly to family concerns.
Thoughts that had not entered her mind for years--thoughts of a life free from the fear of her father, and even the possibility of love and of family happiness--floated continually in her imagination like temptations of the devil.
But this he was unable to do, for he received tidings that the French had unexpectedly advanced, and had barely time to remove his own family and valuables from his estate.
In contrast with the dread felt by the infantrymen placed in support, here in the battery where a small number of men busy at their work were separated from the rest by a trench, everyone experienced a common and as it were family feeling of animation.
The men soon accepted Pierre into their family, adopted him, gave him a nickname ("our gentleman"), and made kindly fun of him among themselves.
Moreover, his whole attention was engrossed by watching the family circle--separated from all else-- formed by the men in the battery.
Pierre again went up onto the knoll where he had spent over an hour, and of that family circle which had received him as a member he did not find a single one.
In that reunion of great sovereigns we should have discussed our interests like one family, and have rendered account to the peoples as clerk to master.
Several tens of thousands of the slain lay in diverse postures and various uniforms on the fields and meadows belonging to the Davydov family and to the crown serfs--those fields and meadows where for hundreds of years the peasants of Borodino, Gorki, Shevardino, and Semenovsk had reaped their harvests and pastured their cattle.