As I see it, the grandchildren of those who would strap bombs on themselves today will not be rushing to imitate their elders.
Well, any mother-in-law who isn't willing to baby-sit her own grandchildren isn't much of a grandmother.
Jefferson was emotional and very affectionate in his home, and his generous and devoted relations with his children and grandchildren are among the finest features of his character.
In accordance with the admonitions of Jenghiz to his children and grandchildren, they retained their pastoral mode of life, so that the subject races, agriculturists and dwellers in towns, were not disturbed in their ordinary avocations.
20) that, although he left a son and many grandchildren, Justinian confiscated part of the inheritance.
The historical situation depicted must then fall within the lifetime of this Judas, whose two grandchildren Zoker and James (Hegesippus ap. Phil.
In the - end the estates of the houses of Lancaster, Kent, Bohun, Burgh and Mortimer swelled the revenues of Edward's children and grandchildren; in whose favour also the new title of duke was introduced.
But Catherine had the happiness of bringing him grandchildren ere he died.
In 1894 the queen stayed for some weeks at Florence, and on her return she stopped at Coburg to witness the marriage between two of her grandchildren, the grand duke of Hesse and the Princess Victoria Melita of Coburg.
Henceforth, saddened by the death of Napoleon, of her daughters Pauline and Elisa, and of several grandchildren, she lived a life of mournful seclusion.
Charles was baptized by St Rigobert, bishop of Reims. At the death of his father in 714, Pippin's widow Plectrude claimed the government in Austrasia and Neustria in the name of her grandchildren, and had Charles thrown into prison.
They were Scots, first cousins, the grandchildren of a certain John Ruskin of Edinburgh (1732-1780).
When he resigned the chancellorship he called his children and grandchildren together to explain his reduced circumstances.
Died shortly after this victory, and Brunhilda caused one of her great-grandchildren to be proclaimed king.
The terms used for grandchildren, in like manner, are used for any generation of descendants.
In February 1409 Harlech was also recaptured, and Owen's wife, daughter and grandchildren were taken prisoners.
It is five times the size of the bush.'" The invention, or at least the earliest general use of this form, is attributed to Edward Lear, who, when a tutor in the family of the earl of Derby at Knowsley, composed, about 1834, a large number of nonsense-limericks to amuse the little grandchildren of the house.
'Michael,' he says, 'come here and bow down to his feet; and you, young woman, you bow down too; and you, grandchildren, also bow down before him!
It was a community where I could see Betsy and me raising children and watching grandchildren while four distinct seasons rolled slowly by, marking the years one by one.
The magic of the immortal world would continue to record their children and grandchildren on the obelisk.
Her nights were spent in writing, which seemed in her case a relaxation from the real business of the day, playing with her grandchildren, gardening, conversing with her visitors - it might be Balzac or Dumas, or Octave Feuillet or Matthew Arnold - or writing long letters to Sainte-Beuve and Flaubert.
The peer's children, in some cases his grandchildren, have titles and precedence, but they have no substantial privileges.
That made all their children her aunts and uncles, and their grandchildren her cousins.