We love our parents, siblings and friends.
I had complete faith that what my parents did was right, whatever it was.
Parents whose children are in the military generally aren't the ones hawkishly pushing for war.
Her parents fought and forgave.
Even your parents had to come up to see you.
My parents at once determined to take me to Baltimore to see if anything could be done for my eyes.
We learned later, at first the police were suspicious of the parents as they couldn't believe someone could enter a small house with sleeping adults and two boys in an adjoining room, and not be heard.
My parents were delighted to hear me speak, and I was overjoyed to give them such a happy surprise.
His parents are too poor to pay to have the little fellow sent to school; so, instead of giving me a dog, the gentlemen are going to help make Tommy's life as bright and joyous as mine.
It's not like you and I who remember our parents; he literally just met his mother for the first time!
We didn't let on to this guy, Jude Bryce, about the tip but he was a close neighbor and the parents suspected he might be involved so he was in our radar.
I know my parents loved me, but there are other ways to teach children without hurting them, Martha.
I made the mistake of telling her that parents of two of the girls wanted me here to protect them from thieves and murderers.
If there had been discord between her parents, she had never seen any indication.
Benjamin's parents showed him the picture.
It had 4K of memory and cost my parents about $200.
You're trying to live like your parents, Carmen.
Maybe she wasn't happy with the way her parents lived.
While she would never have described her parents as over-protective, their devotion to their children was never in doubt.
But did they love her enough to really punish her like parents did—real parents, with kids of their own?
In 1810 he received letters from his parents, in which they told him of Natasha's engagement to Bolkonski, and that the wedding would be in a year's time because the old prince made difficulties.
Your parents will realize that.
After the first feeling of perplexity aroused in the parents by Berg's proposal, the holiday tone of joyousness usual at such times took possession of the family, but the rejoicing was external and insincere.
Before the beginning of the campaign, Rostov had received a letter from his parents in which they told him briefly of Natasha's illness and the breaking off of her engagement to Prince Andrew (which they explained by Natasha's having rejected him) and again asked Nicholas to retire from the army and return home.
On receiving this letter, Nicholas did not even make any attempt to get leave of absence or to retire from the army, but wrote to his parents that he was sorry Natasha was ill and her engagement broken off, and that he would do all he could to meet their wishes.
He seemed grieved that Pierre had no parents, especially that he had no mother.
Princess Mary asked the countess to let Natasha go with her to Moscow, and both parents gladly accepted this offer, for they saw their daughter losing strength every day and thought that a change of scene and the advice of Moscow doctors would be good for her.
Probably not, but she was born and raised here - and her parents are buried here.
It was something her parents never understood... which was probably why they moved to Fayetteville.
So, what do your parents think of this arrangement.
She's missing her friend Caleb since he and his parents left.
I lied to my parents when they asked me, but a neighbor had seen me there.
Your parents and friends must take great satisfaction in your progress.
Naturally neither Natasha nor her parents wished to hear of this, but Prince Andrew was firm.
Natasha and Nicholas often noticed their parents conferring together anxiously and privately and heard suggestions of selling the fine ancestral Rostov house and estate near Moscow.
Write to her parents, and leave it to me.
It was amazing how children honed in on parents emotions and sympathized.
My parents are at a restaurant.
Why hadn't she realized what wonderful parents she had while they were still alive?
No. I was thinking about driving up to my parents place today.
I don't remember much about the parents except they didn't like me.
When Otanes was twelve years old, his parents wished to send him to a distant city to study in a famous school that was there.
His parents and friends begged him not to go.
In fact, it's likelier that kids of that day were forbidden by proper parents from hanging out at the Globe Theater.
Parents were unable to leave their home to bury their child if the child died in the hospital.
Parents kept their children at home, especially in the summer, and certainly away from public swimming areas.
So let's say your parents bought Coca Cola stock their entire life, left it all to you, and you are able to live off the dividend payments of the stock.
Anyone who has a child knows the love and concern parents feel for their offspring.
This most naughty prank of mine convinced my parents that I must be taught as soon as possible.
A gentleman in Philadelphia has just written to my teacher about a deaf and blind child in Paris, whose parents are Poles.
You must remember, dear teacher, that Greek parents were very particular with their children, and they used to let them listen to wise words, and I think they understood some of them.
Then my parents knew I would live, and they were very happy.
The regiment was also a home, and as unalterably dear and precious as his parents' house.
She understood that he meant what were their parents quarreling about.
When asked what he was doing when he was arrested, Pierre replied in a rather tragic manner that he was restoring to its parents a child he had saved from the flames.
And your old parents, are they still living? he asked.
Alex was going to college when his parents died in the plane crash.
Thinking back, her parents had done both in front of her.
According to Lisa, they were the closest thing to a family that she had other than her parents and siblings.
If I wanted someone to organize my life, I would have stayed back in Muskogee with my parents instead of moving here.
The truth is, I like your companionship - and I'd like my parents to meet one of my best friends.
Are you running back to check on your parents again?
My parents used to listen to those old songs.
All the same, Brandon introduced them as his parents - and Adrienne as a friend he had met in Tulsa.
They followed his parents into the house and Adrienne hesitated at the dining room door.
Like her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Marsh had the kind of marriage she would like to have some day – happy.
Everyone was so supportive - even her parents, who came up to meet Brandon as soon as they heard the news.
When you went up to visit his parents, how much time did you spend with them, and how much time did you spend on the ranch?
Kids think their parents should work two jobs to pay for their college education.
My parents, now residing in Florida, would attend the ceremony along with my older brother and his family who would fly in from Seattle, Oregon.
A Colorado farm boy was found cowering from his father's wrath in the loft of a barn while a retarded Illinois ten year old was lured to the house of a local registered sex offender after being told his parents had sold him to the man.
Her parents, next door at a neighborhood barbeque, were startled by a gun shot.
It looks like he killed the parents in broad daylight, in the front yard, maybe in front of the child.
I almost plucked a little beauty from a nearby tent the other night as her parents partied with other campers several yards away.
It's like we try to do good and theses unintended side effects occur; the deputy sheriff in Alabama, that Youngblood jerk in California, plus the parents murdered just so the discovery of their child's abduction would be delayed.
His parents were out of town and instead of looking out for Annie; Howard was off drinking the entire night with some older buddies.
Quinn was a parentless foster kid and Martha's parents are gone.
He abducts, rapes and murders young girls and has killed parents on occasions to get to the child.
Your parents will miss us.
"Where are your parents?" she asked, as Dean continued to stand, hands on the roll bar that circled the Jeep.
Both of my parents were really upset.
I deserved what I got, at least in my parents' eyes.
Then he added, "And we want our parents to feel the same way too."
Dean asked, "Do Jen's parents know?"
Poor Jen must be a wreck and she has telling her parents to look forward to.
It was like he had a check list of what parents were supposed to do, and he filled in all the little blocks—middle-class home, straight teeth, and a college education—figured that was the extent of his obligations to us.
Cynthia Dean, in hoping for further confirmation that the bones had been switched, tried to contact the parents of Caleb Jones, Martha's friend who was with her in the mine.
I'm sorry I got hot when you questioned my parents, but that was too personal.
Now, consider the child that lives off the interest payments of all the money her parents saved.
Your parents saved money.
This is shown in a little story she wrote in October last at the home of her parents in Tuscumbia, which she called "Autumn Leaves."
When I was a little older I felt the need of some means of communication with those around me, and I began to make simple signs which my parents and friends readily understood; but it often happened that I was unable to express my thoughts intelligibly, and at such times I would give way to my angry feelings utterly....
"Well, Lelya?" he asked, turning instantly to his daughter and addressing her with the careless tone of habitual tenderness natural to parents who have petted their children from babyhood, but which Prince Vasili had only acquired by imitating other parents.
If you are going to fight a duel, and you make a will and write affectionate letters to your parents, and if you think you may be killed, you are a fool and are lost for certain.
Nicholas brought many young men to his parents' house.
After his losses, he had determined to pay back his debt to his parents in five years.
But he went with the firm intention of letting her and her parents feel that the childish relations between himself and Natasha could not be binding either on her or on him.
Natasha set to work to effect a reconciliation, and so far succeeded that Nicholas received a promise from his mother that Sonya should not be troubled, while he on his side promised not to undertake anything without his parents' knowledge.
Firmly resolved, after putting his affairs in order in the regiment, to retire from the army and return and marry Sonya, Nicholas, serious, sorrowful, and at variance with his parents, but, as it seemed to him, passionately in love, left at the beginning of January to rejoin his regiment.
Then he went on to say that he knew her parents would not give her to him--for this there were secret reasons he could reveal only to her--but that if she loved him she need only say the word yes, and no human power could hinder their bliss.
Natasha's illness was so serious that, fortunately for her and for her parents, the consideration of all that had caused the illness, her conduct and the breaking off of her engagement, receded into the background.
"You can call your parents from the house," he said.
He hadn't been his usual jocular self for the last three weeks, and now this spontaneous trip to see his parents - and inviting her along?
My parents were deeply grieved and perplexed.
Her parents are very anxious indeed to find a teacher for her.
He did not know that the priest who met him with the cross oppressed the peasants by his exactions, and that the pupils' parents wept at having to let him take their children and secured their release by heavy payments.
Was it your parents' car?