Still, if Señor Medena adopted Dulce when she was a baby and raised her, then he was her father - blood relative or not.
Howie is a mess over what that relative told him about his sister.
Real estate records were scoured for any known relative of the now deceased murderer in an attempt to locate family owned property, a difficult chore as mother Grasso wedded three men and lived with countless others.
According to my source of information, a blood relative can sustain an Oracle marooned without her master.
She paced and stared at him. … a blood relative can sustain an Oracle.
Closest relative was a sister who finally got around to selling the property in '55.
They think Patsy Boyd stashed the kid with a relative or a buddy and the girl's okay.
She trailed it, wanting nothing more than two minutes of relative peace so she could summon a portal.
He suspected the Council members knew more and that this night of relative peace was the last he would know for a very long time.
She had nothing to fear from these people, especially not Mansr, a blood relative of A'Ran and his sisters.
Seems she and her sister have been chasing after this long lost relative for years.
In spite of the relative lateness of the hour, a baseball game was still in progress.
She then turned to her son as if to apologize for allowing this relative stranger to kiss her.
Lurking in the back of his mind, however, was the frightening knowledge that later in the week he would have to bike twice the first day's distance on terrain quite unlike the relative level course of the Cortez-to-Durango run.
He forced his attention back to Mr. Reynolds and the others waiting in the relative cool of the screened-in porch.
Returning to the relative cool of the dairy, she picked up a broom.
She dropped down to the relative safety of a chair and smiled up at him sweetly.
She ate a chicken salad in relative peace at the mall's food court.
Xander remained upstairs, letting her handle the set-up in relative peace.
Except at Karasjok, where the diurnal changes seem somewhat irregular, the relative amplitude of the 12-hour term is considerably greater in summer than in winter.
Observations on the Sonnblick agree with those at low-level stations in showing a diminution of dissipation with increase of relative humidity.
Such are the four points of Cartesian method: (1) Truth requires a clear and distinct conception of its object, excluding all doubt; (2) the objects of knowledge naturally fall into series or groups; (3) in these groups investigation must begin with a simple and indecomposable element, and pass from it to the more complex and relative elements; (4) an exhaustive and immediate grasp of the relations and interconnexion of these elements is necessary for knowledge in the fullest sense of that word.4 " There is no question," he says in anticipation of Locke and Kant, " more important to solve than that of knowing what human knowledge is and how far it extends."
My relative definition of poverty is "the state of being unable to reliably purchase a bundle of goods that allow one to participate in the economic norms of one's society."
But the relative definition certainly kicks in here.
Only their relative wealth is different.
She was slower than he expected her to be in identifying them by their relative weight and size.
She keeps the relative position of the keys by an occasional touch of the little finger on the outer edge of the board.
It is an interesting question how far men would retain their relative rank if they were divested of their clothes.
(He was a distant relative of the Rostovs', a man of small means, and their neighbor.)
The relative strength of bodies of troops can never be known to anyone.
Among these was the governor's wife herself, who welcomed Rostov as a near relative and called him "Nicholas."