The eldest princess and Prince Vasili, recovering themselves, followed her.
His eldest brother appeared less frustrated than normal.
"Yes, nishani," the eldest replied.
It had been their eldest brother's before his murder, and their father's before that.
She stared at the dark features and glowing turquoise eyes of the eldest of Rhyn's brothers, who had died weeks before.
The three eldest sons on the Council were dead.
He dismissed his uneasy thoughts at his eldest brother's accented voice.
His eldest son Alexander, who succeeded him in 1 454, was provost of Edinburgh in 1 455, 1 457 and 1469; he was knighted and held various important court offices under successive monarchs; at the time of his death in 1473 he was master of the household to James III.
Among the men who very soon became frequent visitors at the Rostovs' house in Petersburg were Boris, Pierre whom the count had met in the street and dragged home with him, and Berg who spent whole days at the Rostovs' and paid the eldest daughter, Countess Vera, the attentions a young man pays when he intends to propose.
Kris was crushed, and Rhyn wasn.t sure how his eldest surviving brother hadn.t expected the rest of them to walk away.
Alexander's eldest son (Alexander, sixth of Merchiston) was born in 1513, and fell at the battle of Pinkie in 1547.
Only the eldest princess, the one with the stony face and long waist, was still living in Pierre's house.
The eldest, D'Ryn, bowed and greeted him.
Several letters between 1643 and 1649 are addressed to the princess Elizabeth, the eldest daughter of the ejected elector palatine, who lived at The Hague, where her mother maintained the semblance of a royal court.
His eldest son, Archibald Napier of Edinbellie, the fourth of Merchiston, belonged to the household of James IV.
His eldest son was Archibald, seventh of Merchiston, and the father of John Napier, the subject of this article.
His first wife died in 1563, and in 1572 he married a cousin, Elizabeth Mowbray, by whom he had three sons, the eldest of whom was named Alexander.'
The legend with regard to the origin of the name Napier was given by Sir Alexander Napier, eldest son of John Napier, in 1625, in these words: "One of the ancient earls of Lennox in Scotland had issue three sons: the eldest, that succeeded him to the earldom of Lennox; the second, whose name was Donald; and the third, named Gilchrist.
The only young people remaining in the drawing room, not counting the young lady visitor and the countess' eldest daughter (who was four years older than her sister and behaved already like a grown-up person), were Nicholas and Sonya, the niece.
The eldest princess followed him, and the priests and deacons and some servants also went in at the door.
He looked inquiringly at his monitress and saw that she was again going on tiptoe to the reception room where they had left Prince Vasili and the eldest princess.
"Why?" said the eldest Melyukov girl.
He had not decided what it should mean when he heard the voice of the eldest princess at the door asking whether she might come in.
Little Andrew, her eldest boy, imitating his mother, followed her on tiptoe.
In Joe's eyes, the sun rose and set on his eldest daughter Jen, who was a super achiever, pretty as spring, and a delight to be around.
"Andre, do me a favor and interrogate the death dealer in the dungeon," Gabriel told the eldest of the brothers.
D'Ryn sighed, and Talal whispered to the eldest sister.
"No, nishani," the eldest almost whispered.
If anything, she thought she was distressing the eldest boy.
The opponent of the eldest hesitated before handing her the weapon.
The youth showed her how to stand and hold the weapon while the eldest watched with a sharp eye.
When set, the eldest demonstrated a simple strike and block, then corrected her form as she followed his example.
When his eldest brother died, he'd felt pain and anger, but he'd never felt the crippling ache he did standing on the rocks near the ocean staring at Katie.
Kris's confident response rankled Rhyn. He leaned his back against a tree and faced his eldest surviving brother. "I promised Kiki I'd tell you something," he started.
Long ago, they were handed down from fathers to the eldest son of a House.
Before it's passed to the eldest son, it goes to the wife an immortal chooses.
In November 1580 Ivan in a fit of ungovernable fury at some contradiction or reproach, struck his eldest surviving son Ivan, a prince of rare promise, whom he passionately loved, a blow which proved fatal.
He fought at Flodden and escaped with his life, but his eldest son Alexander, (fifth of Merchiston) was killed.
The then king of Scotland having wars, did convocate his lieges to battle, amongst whom that was commanded was the earl of Lennox, who, keeping his eldest son at home, sent his two sons to serve for him with the forces that were under his command...
His eldest son, Eilhard Ernst Gustav, born at Berlin on the 1st of August 1852, became professor of physics at Erlangen in 1886, and his younger son, Alfred, born at Berlin on the 18th of July 1856, was appointed to the extraordinary professorship of Egyptology at Bonn in 1892.
The countess herself and her handsome eldest daughter were in the drawing-room with the visitors who came to congratulate, and who constantly succeeded one another in relays.
"People are always too clever with their eldest children and try to make something exceptional of them," said the visitor.
"Vera," she said to her eldest daughter who was evidently not a favorite, "how is it you have so little tact?
There was now no one in the reception room except Prince Vasili and the eldest princess, who were sitting under the portrait of Catherine the Great and talking eagerly.
A few minutes later the eldest sister came out with a pale hard face, again biting her underlip.
The largest statue was Andre, their eldest brother who had recently become dead-dead, standing over Europe.
Romas's eldest brother, who sat across and down the table from her, rose, a look of anger on his face.
From what I understood, that guy and Romas's eldest brother have personal issues with each other and are constantly hazing each other.
NEREUS, in Greek mythology, the eldest son of Pontus and Gaea, and father of the fifty Nereids.
Louis, who was the eldest of four children, received from his mother a strict religious training.
Three years later, Nicolas Blesdijk, who had married his eldest daughter Jannecke (Susanna), but had lost confidence in Jorisz some time before his death, denounced the dead man to the authorities of Basel.
In 1128 he offered the hand of his eldest daughter, Melisinda, to Fulk of Anjou, who had been recommended to him by Honorius II.
Ercole, who was the eldest of five children early left orphans, began his education at the Piarist college at Urbino.
Their daughter marries Eustache, count of Boulogne, and had three sons, the eldest of whom, Godefroid (Godfrey), is the future king of Jerusalem.
In 1273 he was a candidate for the German crown, but was induced to support Rudolph, count of Habsburg, whose eldest daughter, Matilda, he married in this year.
Peter died in 1285, leaving Aragon to his eldest son Alphonso, and Sicily to his second son James.
MARGARET (1489-1541), queen of Scotland, eldest daughter of Henry VII., king of England, by his wife Elizabeth, daughter of Edward IV., was born at Westminster on the 29th of November 1 4 89.
The bishop returned to his earldom and soon organized a rebellion with the object of handing over England to his eldest nephew, Duke Robert.
It was the eldest who was reading--the one who had met Anna Mikhaylovna.
Of the behavior of the eldest princess and Prince Vasili she spoke disapprovingly, but in whispers and as a great secret.
The angry eldest princess, with the long waist and hair plastered down like a doll's, had come into Pierre's room after the funeral.
From that day the eldest princess quite changed toward Pierre and began knitting a striped scarf for him.
Natasha, who was sitting opposite to him with her eldest daughter on her lap, turned her sparkling eyes swiftly from her husband to the things he showed her.