Was it greedy to want one of their own as well?
That made all their children her aunts and uncles, and their grandchildren her cousins.
Why don't you put her on the bed in their room?
Someone knocked on the door and when she answered it, a man brought in their luggage.
At home, presents were under the tree, waiting for their return.
Carmen carried Destiny back to their room and got her ready for bed.
The light was then so bright that it dazzled their eyes, and they covered their faces with their hands to escape being blinded.
At this they both put their heads over the side of the buggy and looked down.
"Here,--piggy, piggy, piggy!" called their master, anxiously.
The travellers now resumed their walk toward the cottage, which they presently reached.
"Each of their arms is a wooden club," answered the little man, "and I'm sure the creatures mean mischief, by the looks of their eyes.
Just now they are all going to bed, and--what do you think?--they unhook the hinges of their wings and put them in a corner until they wake up again.
He put the birds softly, one by one, into their warm little home.
Two children, brother and sister, were on their way to school.
He persuaded other towns near Antium to send their soldiers to help him.
The two noble women were willing to do all that they could to save their city.
They were so astonished that they fell upon their knees before the king and confessed their crime.
The people of his country had made him their king; but as soon as he had made good laws for them he gave up his crown.
Analysts declared each successive generation might be "the first to have a lower standard of living than their parents."
For although these five woes have long plagued humanity, I am confident their days are numbered.
That it would mean people would no longer know their neighbors?
Filmmakers such as James Cameron and George Lucas used to talk about putting off film projects to wait for the computer technology to catch up to their visions.
But once cars improved enough, for all intents and purposes we stopped increasing their top speed.
But let's say everyone had their device set to "broadcast my location but not my identity" constantly.
Their son, Charles Adams, was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, and moved to Helena, Arkansas.
One brief spring, musical with the song of robin and mocking-bird, one summer rich in fruit and roses, one autumn of gold and crimson sped by and left their gifts at the feet of an eager, delighted child.
I was always sent for when there was company, and when the guests took their leave, I waved my hand to them, I think with a vague remembrance of the meaning of the gesture.
The tang of the untainted, fresh and free sea air was like a cool, quieting thought, and the shells and pebbles and the seaweed with tiny living creatures attached to it never lost their fascination for me.
At intervals the trees lost their icy covering, and the bulrushes and underbrush were bare; but the lake lay frozen and hard beneath the sun.
I cannot fathom or define their meaning any more than I can fathom or define love or religion or goodness.
Why should they begin digging their graves as soon as they are born?
Think, also, of the ladies of the land weaving toilet cushions against the last day, not to betray too green an interest in their fates!
There are some who complain most energetically and inconsolably of any, because they are, as they say, doing their duty.
Most behave as if they believed that their prospects for life would be ruined if they should do it.
With regard to the merchants, however, one of them says pertinently that a great part of their failures are not genuine pecuniary failures, but merely failures to fulfil their engagements, because it is inconvenient; that is, it is the moral character that breaks down.
But this puts an infinitely worse face on the matter, and suggests, beside, that probably not even the other three succeed in saving their souls, but are perchance bankrupt in a worse sense than they who fail honestly.
Before Anna Pavlovna and the others had time to smile their appreciation of the vicomte's epigram, Pierre again broke into the conversation, and though Anna Pavlovna felt sure he would say something inappropriate, she was unable to stop him.
Prince Andrew kept looking with an amused smile from Pierre to the vicomte and from the vicomte to their hostess.
The guests got up and took their leave, promising to return to dinner.
"All have secrets of their own," answered Natasha, getting warmer.
They wept because they were friends, and because they were kindhearted, and because they--friends from childhood--had to think about such a base thing as money, and because their youth was over....
It was just the moment before a big dinner when the assembled guests, expecting the summons to zakuska, * avoid engaging in any long conversation but think it necessary to move about and talk, in order to show that they are not at all impatient for their food.
Their parents did not like seeing the twins so sad about not being in the same class.
You got an invitation to their beach house this weekend! Where’s mine?
The neighbors invited me over to watch the game on their new TV. I have to admit that I was jealous their TV's much bigger than mine!
Their new cat is weird looking, and it keeps me awake with its loud miaows.
Their house is ridiculously ostentatious, and doesn’t fit the style of the neighborhood.
As they would be drinking, James and Claudia left their car at home and took a taxi to the party.