She was the middle of two sisters, but Mom fussed over their baby brother.
You have other sisters and brothers?
"Beloved. It's used for sisters, mothers, and mates in our world," Jule answered.
The Indiana sisters told him to just break open their trunk—they were only interested in the contents.
Why not one of his sisters or brothers – or his parents?
He saved my sisters from his own father.
If that doesn't work, I'll take your sisters to my planet, Jetr answered.
My sisters and I are to show you your new home.
He'd spoken to his sisters in depth and learned quickly just how different she was, their tales ranging from those that ought to anger him to those that amused him.
One note described in two sentences a Sunday trip to the Public Gardens while another mentioned three years had passed since the sisters had seen one another.
I hope the Boston sisters find some use for theses awful things.
Just as the glue was drying on the small wooden cross, a noise at the front door announced the arrival of the sisters from Boston.
As Ryland closed his door, the Quincy sisters came out of the parlor and began climbing the stairs—Effie with a cheery 'good night Mr. and Mrs. Dean,' and Claire with tight-lipped silence.
Quite young, I grieve to say; and all of my brothers and sisters that you see here are practically my own age.
But there were fourteen boys and girls older than he, and two little sisters who were younger.
"O little birds," he said, "I love you, for you are my brothers and sisters of the air.
Let me tell you something, my little brothers, my little sisters: You ought always to love God and praise Him.
And all of the sweet-faced sisters and other women of the place listened while he sang again the wonderful song of the creation.
You could ask it, "What is the number of presidents of the United States born on Friday who have older sisters, multiplied by the number of wars lost by Bolivia?" and it could instantly give you an answer.
There was always one bud larger and more beautiful than the rest, which pushed her outer, covering back with more pomp, as if the beauty in soft, silky robes knew that she was the lily-queen by right divine, while her more timid sisters doffed their green hoods shyly, until the whole plant was one nodding bough of loveliness and fragrance.
I was sorry to finish "Die Harzreise," so full of happy witticisms and charming descriptions of vine-clad hills, streams that sing and ripple in the sunshine, and wild regions, sacred to tradition and legend, the gray sisters of a long-vanished, imaginative age--descriptions such as can be given only by those to whom nature is "a feeling, a love and an appetite."
July 15, 1896. ...As to the book, I am sure I shall enjoy it very much when I am admitted, by the magic of Teacher's dear fingers, into the companionship of the two sisters who went to the Immortal Fountain.
Pierre stood looking at the sisters; then he bowed and said: Then I will go to my rooms.
The younger sisters also became affectionate to him, especially the youngest, the pretty one with the mole, who often made him feel confused by her smiles and her own confusion when meeting him.
To say "tomorrow" and keep up a dignified tone was not difficult, but to go home alone, see his sisters, brother, mother, and father, confess and ask for money he had no right to after giving his word of honor, was terrible.
The count had devised this diplomatic ruse (as he afterwards told his daughter) to give the future sisters-in-law an opportunity to talk to one another freely, but another motive was to avoid the danger of encountering the old prince, of whom he was afraid.