Was it greedy to want one of their own as well?
In addition to the assistance from the renters, the money finally gave her an income of her own, and the token independence that went with it.
Alex had been the one who helped her see them as true family, and yet he was having issues accepting his own father.
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.
Then the Tin Woodman cut a straight and strong limb from a tree with his gleaming axe and made a new leg and a new ear for the Sawhorse; and when they had been securely fastened in place Princess Ozma took the coronet from her own head and placed it upon that of the winner of the race.
"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.
When I had made speech my own, I could not wait to go home.
Now, if words and images come to me without effort, it is a pretty sure sign that they are not the offspring of my own mind, but stray waifs that I regretfully dismiss.
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."
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.
Otherwise we shall be found sailing under false colors, and be inevitably cashiered at last by our own opinion, as well as that of mankind.
On applying to the assessors, I am surprised to learn that they cannot at once name a dozen in the town who own their farms free and clear.
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.
"You have a room of your own," and she took the inkstand from Nicholas.
"All have secrets of their own," answered Natasha, getting warmer.