The girl laughed, and her mother said:
You mean he thinks that he has to take care of his mother, now that his father is gone?
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.
"The Smolensk Mother of God," another corrected him.
"You must tell us who your mother is," said Mrs. Jacquot.
"Is she like our mother?" asked Chariot.
The countess glanced at her daughter, saw her face full of shame for her mother, saw her agitation, and understood why her husband did not turn to look at her now, and she glanced round quite disconcerted.
Are you blaming a little boy for what his mother did?
She heard him talking to his mother and she heard his conversation with the man in the black car.
Their mouths were open for the food they were expecting their mother to give them.
George's mother was very sad.
His heart will be hard indeed if he can refuse his mother and his wife.
The mother gave each a tin plate and a wooden spoon, and then helped them all to boiled beans.
It was St. Natalia's day and the name day of two of the Rostovs--the mother and the youngest daughter--both named Nataly.
The Iberian Mother of God! someone cried.
Among those who ventured to doubt the justifiability of the proposed marriage was Helene's mother, Princess Kuragina.
Señor Medena married my mother when I was a baby.
Your mother was Hispanic too?
His mother must have been secretive as well.
Why would his mother insist that she stay?
Discharge me, little mother, for God's sake!
Tomorrow after dinner I shall take the Iberian icon of the Mother of God to the wounded in the Catherine Hospital where we will have some water blessed.
The passionate tenderness with which his mother received him did not please the sixteen-year-old officer.
"I knew you'd give permission... so I'll tell them," and, having kissed her mother, Natasha got up and went to the door.
The count, pipe in hand, was pacing up and down the room, when Natasha, her face distorted by anger, burst in like a tempest and approached her mother with rapid steps.
I am sure your mother will be grateful to me.
Apparently his greatest concern was the fact that his mother was married to his adoptive father at the time he was conceived.
Of course, they didn't have the same mother, either.
After all, he was the one who insisted that his mother was her boss.
Is his mother and daughter there?
And the conversation I overheard between you and your mother tonight?
Tell me, for God's sake, what will Russia, our mother Russia, say to our being so frightened, and why are we abandoning our good and gallant Fatherland to such rabble and implanting feelings of hatred and shame in all our subjects?
First she heard her mother praying and sighing and the creaking of her bed under her, then Madame Schoss' familiar whistling snore and Sonya's gentle breathing.
Two girls of about ten and twelve, dressed in dirty short frocks and cloaks, were staring at their mother with a look of stupefaction on their pale frightened faces.
But seeing a stranger the sickly, scrofulous-looking child, unattractively like her mother, began to yell and run away.
He hurried to find the family of that civil servant in order to restore the daughter to her mother and go to save someone else.
Nicholas suddenly felt a desire and need to tell his most intimate thoughts (which he would not have told to his mother, his sister, or his friend) to this woman who was almost a stranger.
Your mother in despair, and you all ruined....
Nicholas took the two letters, one of which was from his mother and the other from Sonya.
Moscow--she's the mother of cities.
"A wife for counsel, a mother-in-law for welcome, but there's none as dear as one's own mother!" said he.
The sight of her father, the terribly wild cries of her mother that she heard through the door, made her immediately forget herself and her own grief.