Was it greedy to want one of their own as well?
Alex had been the one who helped her see them as true family, and yet he was having issues accepting his own father.
How could he do such a thing to his own children?
They must be cultivating their own language.
For the most part, though, her conversation was interesting and helped keep Lisa's mind off her own problems.
What the Giddons did on their own land was their business, yet it left her feeling uncomfortable.
There was some question that he might not be able to keep his own child?
She had been so distracted with her own troubles that his interests and needs had been ignored.
There were only three bedrooms, and because she had to get up the earliest, she was the lucky one to have a room of her own - with the exception of Brandon, of course.
Julia had her own ideas about morality, obviously.
Watching the two of them, it was all she could do to control her own tears... especially knowing that this was at least partly her fault.
In a way, she had killed her own future father-in-law.
We're short handed so you wind up taking care of your own team and wagon.
Sorry, but I have my own troubles.
He paused, obviously realizing she was talking about her own feelings.
I'm still not sure why they did - maybe because they had recently lost a lot of their own people.
Best of all, she could save a substantial amount of money for a down payment on her own place.
She would have to accept the fact that she was on her own with the baby.
That left a choice between raising the child on her own or adopting it out.
Go get your own girl and leave mine alone.
Quite young, I grieve to say; and all of my brothers and sisters that you see here are practically my own age.
Ozma was happy to have Dorothy beside her, for girls of her own age with whom it was proper for the Princess to associate were very few, and often the youthful Ruler of Oz was lonely for lack of companionship.
"Under the bed in your own room," was the reply.
"Really," said the girl, anxiously, "I must get back as soon as poss'ble to my own folks."
He wished to teach you that no man should feel himself too fine to carry his own packages.
I pray that you will look at them and take them at your own price.
Henceforth, I will never again seek my own pleasure.
His own people despised him for his wickedness.
You could begin studying something you have noticed anecdotally in your own life.
And it really is composed of two separate components that need to be understood in their own right.
Etsy allows people to trade their crafts, items they have made with their own hands and materials.
My purpose in this chapter will not be to persuade the reader of any political doctrine of trade; please apply your own political and social values as you see fit.
All the friends I loved best, except one, have remained my own to the present time.
Miss Canby herself wrote kindly, "Some day you will write a great story out of your own head, that will be a comfort and help to many."
This habit of assimilating what pleased me and giving it out again as my own appears in much of my early correspondence and my first attempts at writing.
It is certain that I cannot always distinguish my own thoughts from those I read, because what I read becomes the very substance and texture of my mind.
However, in this case my pains were their own reward.
No Neva marshes to be filled; though you must everywhere build on piles of your own driving.
With consummate skill he has set his trap with a hair spring to catch comfort and independence, and then, as he turned away, got his own leg into it.
As I understand it, that was a valid objection urged by Momus against the house which Minerva made, that she "had not made it movable, by which means a bad neighborhood might be avoided"; and it may still be urged, for our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed in them; and the bad neighborhood to be avoided is our own scurvy selves.
As is always the case with a thoroughly attractive woman, her defect--the shortness of her upper lip and her half-open mouth--seemed to be her own special and peculiar form of beauty.
"If you had told me sooner, Mamma, I would have gone," she replied as she rose to go to her own room.
Looking at her own handsome face she seemed to become still colder and calmer.
We are very poor, but for my own part at any rate, for the very reason that your father is rich, I don't regard myself as a relation of his, and neither I nor my mother would ever ask or take anything from him.