Alex was cordial to his father and formal to his sister.
Daniel and his father would ride there on horseback.
Your father expects it.
When Benjamin's father came home, his mother showed him the picture.
My father was obliged to get a ladder and take Miss Sullivan out through the window--much to my delight.
If Alex forgave his father, would he want to return to that lifestyle?
His father and mother were Quakers, and they did not think it was right to spend money for such things.
Founding Father Thomas Paine frequently remarked how trade promotes peace.
Such a house my father built after the Civil War, and when he married my mother they went to live in it.
Where was the parent which hatched it, its kindred, and its father in the heavens?
If you were not a father there would be nothing I could reproach you with, said Anna Pavlovna, looking up pensively.
Apparently his greatest concern was the fact that his mother was married to his adoptive father at the time he was conceived.
I think Alex makes a concentrated effort to drive his father crazy.
And then we come to Greece, the home of Hippocrates, the "Father of Modern Medicine," who left us not just the oath that bears his name but also a corpus of roughly sixty medical texts based on his teaching.
I mentioned Gregor Mendel, known as the father of genetics.
If your father is American and your mother Chinese, you will have a different understanding of differences between those countries, and, on balance, will be less amenable to war between those nations.
But in the excitement of carrying me to church my father lost the name on the way, very naturally, since it was one in which he had declined to have a part.
I think my father will buy me a beautiful little brother some day.
Mother and father and their friends have gone to see a huge furnace.
Behold all souls are mine; as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine: the soul that sinneth, it shall die.
His father, eighty years old, could not remember when it was not there.
He was soothed by the sympathy which my mere presence implied, and showed me, as well as the darkness permitted, where the well was covered up; which, thank Heaven, could never be burned; and he groped long about the wall to find the well-sweep which his father had cut and mounted, feeling for the iron hook or staple by which a burden had been fastened to the heavy end--all that he could now cling to--to convince me that it was no common "rider."
She had reminded him of what was quite true; he had been indebted to her father for the first steps in his career.
When he returned to Moscow his father dismissed the abbe and said to the young man, Now go to Petersburg, look round, and choose your profession.
In this letter Prince Andrew pointed out to his father the danger of staying at Bald Hills, so near the theater of war and on the army's direct line of march, and advised him to move to Moscow.
Dessalles looked in amazement at the prince, who was talking of the Niemen when the enemy was already at the Dnieper, but Princess Mary, forgetting the geographical position of the Niemen, thought that what her father was saying was correct.
Princess Mary saw Dessalles' embarrassed and astonished look fixed on her father, noticed his silence, and was struck by the fact that her father had forgotten his son's letter on the drawing-room table; but she was not only afraid to speak of it and ask Dessalles the reason of his confusion and silence, but was afraid even to think about it.
She gave it to him and, unpleasant as it was to her to do so, ventured to ask him what her father was doing.
"When did my father and sister leave?" meaning when did they leave for Moscow.
He does not like the way father treats us - financially.
His father was never able to get custody of him as a child.
"We will all arise, every one of us will go, for our father the Tsar!" he shouted, rolling his bloodshot eyes.
After that Princess Mary did not see her father for a whole week.
"No, Father," she replied in a frightened voice.
In truth everything presented itself in a dark and gloomy light to Prince Andrew, especially after the abandonment of Smolensk on the sixth of August (he considered that it could and should have been defended) and after his sick father had had to flee to Moscow, abandoning to pillage his dearly beloved Bald Hills which he had built and peopled.
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.
Unconsciously imitating her father, she now tried to express herself as he did, as much as possible by signs, and her tongue too seemed to move with difficulty.
He's with the army, Father, at Smolensk.
She could understand nothing, think of nothing and feel nothing, except passionate love for her father, love such as she thought she had never felt till that moment.
I should be given a small room as a favor, the soldiers would violate my father's newly dug grave to steal his crosses and stars, they would tell me of their victories over the Russians, and would pretend to sympathize with my sorrow... thought Princess Mary, not thinking her own thoughts but feeling bound to think like her father and her brother.
For herself she did not care where she remained or what happened to her, but she felt herself the representative of her dead father and of Prince Andrew.
She also knew that neither her father nor her brother would refuse to help the peasants in need, she only feared to make some mistake in speaking about the distribution of the grain she wished to give.