In spite of Howie's stepfather's sudden interest in his previously despised and now deceased son, Julie became heir to her fiancée's home and assets.
Not that I'm rich, at least not by most standards, but I was the only heir to grandmother Radisson and a great-aunt.
And no nishani in his bloodline had failed to produce an heir the first year.
The demon will be passed to each heir of Tiyan.
The demon says a female heir cannot hold it.
He tells my heir the same words my father told me: do not leave the walls, never take a life, remain faithful to your people and family.
To this, I remind my heir of my father's creed: Tiyan above all else.
Alex was the reluctant heir to an enormous amount of land and money.
To a Medena heir who is wealthy in his own right.
Alex was living proof that an heir was more important to Senor Medena than honor.
Far from changing his mind about the inheritance or feeling competitive with a possible new heir, he was busy giving Felipa a boost into the position his father had coveted for his only son.
To provide you with an heir - or to keep me in line?
Whether or not Mr. O'Hara had an heir was the least of his concerns.
The heir-apparent Prince Bernard (b.
His two wives, Alice Ufford and Alice Fitton - heir of Fitton's manor in Wiggenhall - were both daughters of knightly houses.
By her, the heir of the Tendrings of Tendring, he had a second son, Sir Robert Howard, a knight who fought under Henry V.
But Philip Howard, the son and heir, succeeded to the ancient earldom of Arundel in 1580, on the death of his maternal grandfather, while the Lord Lumley, his uncle by marriage, surrendered to him his life interest in the castle and honour of Arundel.
Some chapters back, I discussed the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, by Gavrilo Princip, a Serbian Nationalist.
I have not unexpectedly fallen heir to princely estates, titles or power; but I have something more to be desired than all the world's treasures--the love of my friends, and honorable fame, won by my own industry and talents.
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.
He will then be the legal heir to everything and you won't get anything.
These different people-- businessmen, relations, and acquaintances alike--were all disposed to treat the young heir in the most friendly and flattering manner: they were all evidently firmly convinced of Pierre's noble qualities.
He ordered the portrait to be carried outside his tent, that the Old Guard, stationed round it, might not be deprived of the pleasure of seeing the King of Rome, the son and heir of their adored monarch.
The old man, experienced in court as well as in military affairs--this same Kutuzov who in August had been chosen commander-in-chief against the sovereign's wishes and who had removed the Grand Duke and heir-- apparent from the army--who on his own authority and contrary to the Emperor's will had decided on the abandonment of Moscow, now realized at once that his day was over, that his part was played, and that the power he was supposed to hold was no longer his.