Family sentence example

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  • What a big family it was!
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  • The babies were healthy and by mid-August, they would have two new family members.
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  • Next morning it was I who waked the whole family with my first "Merry Christmas!"
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  • In connection with this lesson she learned the names of the members of the family and the word IS.
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  • Until I was ten years old, my family lived in rural east Texas.
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  • No one in her family ever questioned her innocence.
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  • Actually, it was how my family always celebrated Christmas.
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  • The head of the family, Count Ilya Rostov, continually drove about the city collecting the current rumors from all sides and gave superficial and hasty orders at home about the preparations for their departure.
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  • Sure. Is it someone your family knew?
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  • It was a cozy family setting, and she soon forgot the argument.
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  • We might pay a premium to support a family farm.
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  • Naturally the family was much disturbed, and left the room.
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  • I told her that in my opinion the child ought to be separated from the family for a few weeks at least--that she must learn to depend on and obey me before I could make any headway.
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  • The atmosphere of this small family restaurant is casual.
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  • I very soon made up my mind that I could do nothing with Helen in the midst of the family, who have always allowed her to do exactly as she pleased.
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  • Both he and his family dressed well; they had plenty to eat; he had even bought a horse to help him carry his produce to market.
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  • The family separated on the most friendly terms.
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  • And most important of all, was she or Giddon's family in any danger?
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  • If his family wanted him to come back, they would have to get rid of his current responsibilities.
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  • For instance, if you think large corporation are greedy and evil, then when you read about how large corporations produce low-nutrition food or are putting family farms out of business, you will believe it.
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  • Bill was family because he was married to Alex's sister.
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  • In other words, when he shook himself free of his current family, he would come to Dulce.
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  • This family friendly restaurant offers many sandwiches in junior sizes.
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  • Are you related to the family that...
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  • I didn't ask about his family tree.
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  • "My family," she managed tersely.
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  • The family consisted of my father and mother, two older half-brothers, and, afterward, a little sister, Mildred.
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  • Miss Sullivan and I were at that time in Hulton, Pennsylvania, visiting the family of Mr. William Wade.
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  • He had all the family he wanted in Arkansas.
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  • In 2009, in the United States of America, the poverty threshold for a single person under sixty-five was about $11,000 a year; the threshold for a family group of four, including two children, was about $22,000 a year.
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  • Melyukova was a widow, who, with her family and their tutors and governesses, lived three miles from the Rostovs.
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  • Next to his family he loved his dogs and gun.
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  • No, it's no one my family knew but I think the change will be good for me.
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  • Farther down the hill, on the left, on the old road in the woods, are marks of some homestead of the Stratton family; whose orchard once covered all the slope of Brister's Hill, but was long since killed out by pitch pines, excepting a few stumps, whose old roots furnish still the wild stocks of many a thrifty village tree.
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  • Infected children were removed to hospitals and the rest of the family was quarantined until they became noninfectious.
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  • Of course Prince Andrew is not a child and can shift without him, but it's not nice to enter a family against a father's will.
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  • During the three days preceding the occupation of Moscow the whole Rostov family was absorbed in various activities.
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  • After the war was over the family moved to Memphis, Tennessee.
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  • At six I passed him and his family on the road.
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  • For the most part, the work she did for the Giddon family was little more than she would have done at home - with the exception that at home she probably would have made a sandwich instead of a meal.
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  • In fact, he must be struggling to float on the ocean of problems this family represented.
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  • There was great rejoicing in the family that morning, but no one, not even the doctor, knew that I should never see or hear again.
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  • I've been picked over six years, but our family is known to be especially long lived.
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  • Let's go watch TV in the family room.
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  • Hopefully her family would be in the restaurant now – safe from any flooding on the highway.
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  • She was glad Howard was there and that her family wasn't.
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  • It chanced that I walked that way across the fields the following night, about the same hour, and hearing a low moaning at this spot, I drew near in the dark, and discovered the only survivor of the family that I know, the heir of both its virtues and its vices, who alone was interested in this burning, lying on his stomach and looking over the cellar wall at the still smouldering cinders beneath, muttering to himself, as is his wont.
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  • The visitor, compelled to look on at this family scene, thought it necessary to take some part in it.
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  • They say she has a family of young wolves up there; and that is why she kills so many lambs.
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  • If he had been the only child in the family, things might have been different.
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  • My daughter, the family gardener, only plants heirloom produce from non-hybrid seeds.
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  • No doubt they were signs for the different members of the family at Ivy Green.
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  • Talking of my family affairs he said to me, the chief duty of a true Mason, as I have told you, lies in perfecting himself.
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  • (The most precious ones, with which some family tradition was connected, were being taken with them.)
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  • Why don't you try calling your family again?
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  • After his interview with Pierre in Moscow, Prince Andrew went to Petersburg, on business as he told his family, but really to meet Anatole Kuragin whom he felt it necessary to encounter.
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  • Alpatych, having sent his family away, was alone at Bald Hills and was sitting indoors reading the Lives of the Saints.
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  • That charm was not expressed so much in his relations with him as with all his family and with the household.
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  • This is a force for peace, as more and more people have family members in more than one culture and share the interests of more than one nationality.
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  • I came, I saw, I conquered, as the first baby in the family always does.
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  • Pierre again went up onto the knoll where he had spent over an hour, and of that family circle which had received him as a member he did not find a single one.
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  • At dinner it was read to the assembled family, who were surprised that I could write so well.
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  • I spent the autumn months with my family at our summer cottage, on a mountain about fourteen miles from Tuscumbia.
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  • So he considered it necessary to ask for leave of absence for family and domestic reasons.
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  • Long after dark we reached home and found the cottage empty; the family were all out hunting for us.
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  • Alex had always taken care of his family, but was it irresponsible to assume he always would?
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  • And with a Frenchman's easy and naive frankness the captain told Pierre the story of his ancestors, his childhood, youth, and manhood, and all about his relations and his financial and family affairs, "ma pauvre mere" playing of course an important part in the story.
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  • "And then of course my family has also to be considered," Prince Vasili went on, testily pushing away a little table without looking at her.
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  • To the family Natasha seemed livelier than usual, but she was far less tranquil and happy than before.
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  • The Keller homestead, where the family lived, was a few steps from our little rose-bower.
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  • During his stay at Bald Hills all the family dined together, but they were ill at ease and Prince Andrew felt that he was a visitor for whose sake an exception was being made and that his presence made them all feel awkward.
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  • Death, wounds, the loss of family--I fear nothing.
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  • Alex had been the one who helped her see them as true family, and yet he was having issues accepting his own father.
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  • Would she ever be able to watch a normal family scene without feeling the agony of her loss?
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  • Every one in the family prepared surprises for me, but what pleased me most, Miss Sullivan and I prepared surprises for everybody else.
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  • Later they were taken to a room where they were introduced to their newest family members.
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  • Cato says, the master of a family (patremfamilias) must have in his rustic villa "cellam oleariam, vinariam, dolia multa, uti lubeat caritatem expectare, et rei, et virtuti, et gloriae erit," that is, "an oil and wine cellar, many casks, so that it may be pleasant to expect hard times; it will be for his advantage, and virtue, and glory."
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  • In the savage state every family owns a shelter as good as the best, and sufficient for its coarser and simpler wants; but I think that I speak within bounds when I say that, though the birds of the air have their nests, and the foxes their holes, and the savages their wigwams, in modern civilized society not more than one half the families own a shelter.
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  • When they prayed for those who love us, she prayed for the members of her own family, her father and mother and Sonya, realizing for the first time how wrongly she had acted toward them, and feeling all the strength of her love for them.
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  • But this he was unable to do, for he received tidings that the French had unexpectedly advanced, and had barely time to remove his own family and valuables from his estate.
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  • The men soon accepted Pierre into their family, adopted him, gave him a nickname ("our gentleman"), and made kindly fun of him among themselves.
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  • Moreover, his whole attention was engrossed by watching the family circle--separated from all else-- formed by the men in the battery.
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  • Now the other sister, though they are the same family, is quite different-- an unpleasant character and has not the same intelligence.
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  • In contrast with the dread felt by the infantrymen placed in support, here in the battery where a small number of men busy at their work were separated from the rest by a trench, everyone experienced a common and as it were family feeling of animation.
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  • On one of his foraging expeditions, in a deserted and ruined village to which he had come in search of provisions, Rostov found a family consisting of an old Pole and his daughter with an infant in arms.
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  • 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.
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  • She and all the Rostov family welcomed him as an old friend, simply and cordially.
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  • Besides the chickens, we have several other additions to the family--two calves, a colt, and a penful of funny little pigs.
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  • In accumulating property for ourselves or our posterity, in founding a family or a state, or acquiring fame even, we are mortal; but in dealing with truth we are immortal, and need fear no change nor accident.
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  • Alex was in the family room and Jonathan was still in his room, so she went searching for Alex to help her with the zipper.
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  • This lasted for several minutes; then this mood passed, and Nancy was thrown ruthlessly on the floor and pushed to one side, while a large, pink-cheeked, fuzzy-haired member of the family received the little mother's undivided attention.
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  • This family gathering seemed humiliating to Natasha--as if there were nowhere else for the family to talk but here at the ball.
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  • Well, and you, have you a family estate, sir?
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  • The whole family, whom he had formerly judged severely, now seemed to him to consist of excellent, simple, and kindly people.
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  • At first the family felt some constraint in intercourse with Prince Andrew; he seemed a man from another world, and for a long time Natasha trained the family to get used to him, proudly assuring them all that he only appeared to be different, but was really just like all of them, and that she was not afraid of him and no one else ought to be.
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  • The men, women, and children of the large peasant family crowded into the back room across the passage.
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  • At ten o'clock that evening the Rostov family and the wounded traveling with them were all distributed in the yards and huts of that large village.
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  • "Yes, is there a family free from sorrow now?" said Pierre, addressing Natasha.
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  • All the grown-up members of the family were assembled near the round tea table at which Sonya presided beside the samovar.
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  • In business transactions Alex was frugal with his money, but when it came to his family, he was generous.
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  • She must sacrifice herself for the family that had reared and brought her up.
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  • Besides the family, there were eight borzoi kennelmen and more than forty borzois, so that, with the borzois on the leash belonging to members of the family, there were about a hundred and thirty dogs and twenty horsemen.
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  • It was nice having Alex home all day and having the family together, but all good things come to an end.
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  • Carmen and Alex hosted Thanksgiving Dinner for all the family they had in Arkansas.
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  • Recreational trips for family and friends are abundant.
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  • If I don't sleep for three nights I'll not leave this passage and will hold her back by force and will and not let the family be disgraced, thought she.
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  • We all knew about his family, but the way he acted, it was as if he wanted to hide them from us.
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  • Why, because he is the son of a prominent family doctor?
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  • Allen couldn't be rejected, so he belittled her intelligence, the close relationship with her family and accused her of cheating on him.
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  • Had her family known the same terror in their last moments of life?
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  • After supper, they all spent their usual evening in the family room.
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  • I foresee a day when, on a Sunday afternoon, a family might drive (or actually be driven by their car) out to a farm to see where food comes from.
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  • He married Lucy Helen Everett, who belonged to the same family of Everetts as Edward Everett and Dr. Edward Everett Hale.
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  • I think he will not be out of place in a family consultation; is it not so, Prince?
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  • Alex was lounging with one shoulder against the wall on the other side of the family room when Carmen walked in.
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  • Is my family there?
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  • I had sat there many times of old before the ship was built that floated his family to America.
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  • If he and his family would live simply, they might all go a-huckleberrying in the summer for their amusement.
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  • For the Rostov family the whole interest of these preparations for war lay in the fact that Nicholas would not hear of remaining in Moscow, and only awaited the termination of Denisov's furlough after Christmas to return with him to their regiment.
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  • "Countess, I have done w'ong," Denisov went on in an unsteady voice, "but believe me, I so adore your daughter and all your family that I would give my life twice over..."
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  • Of course, if you prefer, we can wait until you come home from work and make it a fun family event.
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  • It was going to be nice having nothing to do but enjoy their little family for the next two weeks.
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  • They were a family who knew all they had was each other.
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  • If she could talk to her family, maybe she could clear all this up.
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  • "Second," Katie cut in, "His father's family has been in this country longer than yours."
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  • Señor Medena was the first boy in his family.
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  • That night, for the first time in more than a week, she tossed and turned in the bed, her sleep interrupted by memories of her family.
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  • Anyway, with all the money in his family and the good looks as well, he couldn't hold a candle to Brandon in the charm department.
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  • This was his family - the supper was meant for him.
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  • Kris is your brother, and family should stick together.
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  • The family likes the stupid ones; they're too dumb to pull a double cross and if they overhear something, chances are they won't know what's being discussed.
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  • Petya was no longer with the family, he had gone on with his regiment which was making for Troitsa.
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  • Involuntarily he noticed a Georgian or Armenian family consisting of a very handsome old man of Oriental type, wearing a new, cloth- covered, sheepskin coat and new boots, an old woman of similar type, and a young woman.
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  • Remembering her friendly relations with all the Rostovs which had made her almost a member of the family, she thought it her duty to go to see them.
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  • He's very protective of his family.
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  • She was so fortunate to have such a wonderful family.
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  • Alex seemed to be more comfortable around Morino than he was around his father's family.
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  • As Dulce had pointed out, he was trying to get away from the family.
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  • You have a good family.
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  • I drove by earlier with my family and we thought we saw a friend's rig back in the corner.
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  • He hurried to find the family of that civil servant in order to restore the daughter to her mother and go to save someone else.
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  • Well, Prince, so Genoa and Lucca are now just family estates of the Buonapartes.
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  • On behalf of the whole family I beg you to come, mon cher!
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  • As a result he could not go to the country with the rest of the family, but was kept all summer in Moscow by his new duties.
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  • These were all their own people who had settled down in the house almost as members of the family, or persons who were, it seemed, obliged to live in the count's house.
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  • She could not help loving the countess and the whole Rostov family, but neither could she help loving Nicholas and knowing that his happiness depended on that love.
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  • He was looking at the Armenian family and at two French soldiers who had gone up to them.
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  • But a few days before they left Moscow, moved and excited by all that was going on, she called Sonya to her and, instead of reproaching and making demands on her, tearfully implored her to sacrifice herself and repay all that the family had done for her by breaking off her engagement with Nicholas.
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  • Willarski was a married man with a family, busy with his family affairs, his wife's affairs, and his official duties.
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  • If the purpose of food is nourishment and the purpose of marriage is the family, the whole question resolves itself into not eating more than one can digest, and not having more wives or husbands than are needed for the family--that is, one wife or one husband.
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  • Denisov, not being a member of the family, did not understand Pierre's caution and being, as a malcontent, much interested in what was occurring in Petersburg, kept urging Pierre to tell them about what had happened in the Semenovsk regiment, then about Arakcheev, and then about the Bible Society.
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  • What he would have approved of is our family life.
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  • If he wants to keep this estate in the family, he'll have to leave it to his daughters.
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  • Otherwise, he'll have to live with the idea that it will no longer be in the family after he passes.
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  • Only luck had kept her from joining her family today.
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  • The family on my father's side is descended from Caspar Keller, a native of Switzerland, who settled in Maryland.
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  • We have built for this world a family mansion, and for the next a family tomb.
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  • Such were Dimmler the musician and his wife, Vogel the dancing master and his family, Belova, an old maiden lady, an inmate of the house, and many others such as Petya's tutors, the girls' former governess, and other people who simply found it preferable and more advantageous to live in the count's house than at home.
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  • In that reunion of great sovereigns we should have discussed our interests like one family, and have rendered account to the peoples as clerk to master.
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  • 'One man though undone is but one,' as the proverb says, but with thirteen in your family and all the property...
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  • Felipa left them to their family outing and returned to the house.
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  • Well, whatever we do, I'd like to do it as a family.
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  • I think maybe Alex married you to get away from his family.
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  • Had he married her to escape his family?
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  • If Sarah suspected that she already knew what was going on and looked the other way, why not welcome her into the family?
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  • On the way to town, she told Len about the car and how she had come to meet the Giddon family.
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  • If she needed any reassurance about her appearance, it was immediately supplied by Yancey's reaction when she entered the family room.
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  • When you start seeing Nick... that way, try to replace it with a warm family moment.
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  • Certainly placing the family picture face down on the coffee table had done nothing to ease her pain.
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  • The Giddon's had filled the role of family only to an extent.
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  • One evening, when Tammy was in bed and the three of them were relaxing in the family room, the telephone rang.
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  • Maybe that was what the dream was about – shifting from one family to the next.
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  • How can you love a business that could get your family killed.
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  • Get my family killed?
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  • I don't like publicity and I didn't want to subject my family to it either.
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  • He needed his family.
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  • Glancing into the family room, he turned back to Cynthia.
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  • He followed her to the family room and made sure she was safely lying down before he left.
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  • He lifted her into his arms and turned toward the family room door.
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  • She had always wanted children, although this wasn't the way she had intended to start a family.
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  • We were rolling in euphoria when an old friend from my Amherst, Massachusetts childhood telephoned with an invitation to visit her family cabin in New Hampshire.
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  • I need a larger house for my family and I can't afford the prices around here.
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  • With a baby on the way, Quinn's and Martha's top priority was a locality where they could raise a family in a large and comfortable home.
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  • I eyed a sporty little number but Betsy, with a family in her radar, opted for a mid-sized compact.
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  • The new canine member of our family was a happy little feller with a fair dose of Cocker Spaniel in his genealogy.
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  • I agreed and we committed ourselves to starting a family.
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  • Quinn was a foster home kid with no known family.
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  • Martha had no siblings and Quinn had no idea of what might have sprouted from his alien family tree.
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  • Julie's sort of a black sheep in her family.
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  • The doctors think he somehow traumatized her... maybe with threats against her of her family.
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  • 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.
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  • "You remember what I told you about family?" he asked.
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  • Long ago, before her death, when he'd had a family.
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  • She meant what she said; she had no friends, but a long time ago, she'd had one whose family had a summer cottage near the coast.
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  • Biographical information on her and her immediate family, her own medical and employment histories, all forms she'd completed without question.
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  • My father feels it's important to recognize all those who support our family's success.
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  • When we placed Toby with you, we altered the minds of those in your immediate family circle.
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  • You know, if you hadn't joined our family, I wouldn't be here, and Father would still be alive.
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  • He'd often wondered if he had more family somewhere.
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  • It's an honor to be among the first to welcome you officially to the family.
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  • He began to believe Kris was right about the bloodline of his mate's family.
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  • She.d lose her sister, her only family, and Rhyn hadn.t yet proven he could keep her safe.
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  • You have no idea how my family works.
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  • Only Rev. Martin's note informing the family of poor Annie's death.
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  • After all, it's an important part of their family history.
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  • I only ask this of you, my dearest Joshua; that you not tell my family how I lived, and that you mourn not my passing.
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  • Keep it in the family so to speak.
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  • Sarah and Connor were discussing whether or not to cancel Thanksgiving with his family when Jackson returned.
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  • Do you think Connor's ready to be around his family?
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  • We are becoming a real family.
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  • He's graduated to the family and papa takes care of his boys.
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  • Hear-tell he's one of the local lawyers defending some of the Philadelphia family's bad boys.
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  • "The family's got 'em!" he cried as he rubbed his head, "I swear!
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  • The twins had been involved in some escapade for the Philadelphia crime family that Vinnie refused to describe.
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  • If the twins had been in the hands of the family for three days, two more wouldn't matter.
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  • We get lots of his relatives too—the whole Smith family.
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  • The word on the street is he works for a crime family in Boston and hires out for special proj­ects.
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  • He had spent his career in the city, the last seven months investigating the crime family as a part of a special task force.
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  • They've been running errands for the family for quite a few months now.
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  • On an impulse, he turned and looked at the family seated near his table still enjoying their meal.
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  • The family over there.
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  • I assume the Colombians think the family tried to rip them off and the family figures it the other way around.
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  • He was resigned to quietly reading a book until Mrs. Porter the housekeeper showed up a day early, accommodating a family wedding, and Dean's peace began competing with the sounds of a vacuum cleaner and Mrs. Porter's radio music, even worse junk than Fred's usual selections.
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  • Some guy out on a yacht with his family spotted the body floating in the middle of the bay and hauled it in like Hemingway's fish.
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  • The Colombians don't want to deal now because they don't trust the family and the family doesn't trust the Colombians.
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  • He spoke of family barbecues and a week's vacation on the Jersey shore, kids growing up and Christmas eggnog shared.
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  • You should have been at Byrne's house tonight and seen the warmth of that family.
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  • Cora Abernathy's son and his family go camping.
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  • Tommy DeLeo and his wife had invited them both over for a family cookout but Dean didn't want to be around someone else's comfortable world when his was a tossed salad.
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  • He told her about Cynthia and she talked about someone named Jack who was a med student whose family thought she was a jerk and they both decided life was too damned complicated and lots of the times it sucked, but not at times like this.
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  • "I had come so near to you... and to all your family that I thought you would not consider my sympathy misplaced, but I was mistaken," and suddenly her voice trembled.
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  • She did not understand why he spoke with such admiration and delight of the farming of the thrifty and well- to-do peasant Matthew Ermishin, who with his family had carted corn all night; or of the fact that his (Nicholas') sheaves were already stacked before anyone else had his harvest in.
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  • Besides the Bezukhov family, Nicholas' old friend the retired General Vasili Dmitrich Denisov was staying with the Rostovs this fifth of December.
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  • The subject which wholly engrossed Natasha's attention was her family: that is, her husband whom she had to keep so that he should belong entirely to her and to the home, and the children whom she had to bear, bring into the world, nurse, and bring up.
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  • In a way, Carmen and Alex had adopted a family.
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  • Carmen refrained from looking at Alex or displaying the shock she felt at the introduction of two more siblings he had never mentioned - an entire family.
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  • Apparently the duo was considered part of the family.
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  • She had enough for the entire family.
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  • And yet, she was reluctant to say anything to church members - even family members.
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  • He will see that the estate does not leave the family.
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  • All right, so he wasn't trying to hide his wealth, but he certainly did try to hide his family.
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  • Maybe he meant he was sick of all the bickering with his family.
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  • Maybe because he went into hiding from his family.
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  • Would there be a point at which she stopped being surprised by his family?
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  • At some point their marriage had morphed into a family.
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  • I want to see my family.
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  • He didn't even mention her family.
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  • Had fate brought her to these people who welcomed her as if she were family?
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  • Now he was offering her a job taking care of his family?
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  • It was the mystery surrounding the family that kept her mind occupied – and Yancey.
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  • She had done it with Allen and she had done it with her family.
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  • In fact, until the death of her family, she rarely ever dreamed – or at least didn't remember them.
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  • If he was guilty, he probably deserved it, but is family didn't.
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  • She didn't want the family picture, as that was the one they used in the newspaper.
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  • About your boyfriend and his family.
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  • "Are you sure?" came Sarah's voice from the family room.
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  • Oh, I can understand why you would want to deceive people, I just don't understand how you can involve your family in such a thing – especially Tammy!
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  • You wanted nice things, so you substituted your family for a conscience.
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  • A year later they started a family with the birth of their first daughter.
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  • Or maybe driving the family wagon in for supplies or . . .
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  • We found a family massacred a few days ago.
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  • There is serious illness in her family.
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  • Apparently that's what the authorities told the family.
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  • This aunt I never met... or maybe I did but don't know it... she thinks I'm like practically a priest and she wants me to do all this stuff at the memorial service, for our side of the family!
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  • I've got to tell you, this guy wasn't looking to rip of a TV and the family silver.
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  • No one in the family ever discussed the details.
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  • Quinn is coming back east from Santa Barbara so they can leave together as a family.
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  • She is a mother to the beautiful young girl I saw walking the family dog.
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  • He'd dreamt many times about his sister and his family, but she'd never talked to him directly.
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  • He had no family pictures, no trinkets or doodads like she had all over her apartment.
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  • Maybe it was his looming death, or maybe it was the energy from her cool touch that calmed him from the inside out, but he wondered what life would've been like had his family survived.
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  • She died when I was ten with the rest of my family.
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  • I don't want anything to happen to my family.
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  • No matter what, you will always, always protect your family first.
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  • She looked into the car beside them at the smiling family frozen in place.
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  • But two thousand innocent people, down to the family dog.
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  • He paused, bristling with lightning and rage at the thought of Darian betraying their family.
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  • There's a TV in the family room or books you can read.
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  • The chickens, which had also taken shelter here from the rain, stalked about the room like members of the family, too humanized, methought, to roast well.
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  • She is rich and of good family and that's all I want.
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  • She seemed to be fond not so much of individuals as of the family as a whole.
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  • The grown-up members of the family, not to mention his wife, were pleased to have back a friend whose presence made life run more smoothly and peacefully.
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  • If his family had lived in the United States for centuries, why didn't they learn to speak proper English?
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  • It reminded her of those days, years ago, when the family laughed and talked to each other.
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  • After she got married and moved to Colorado the family information stopped – if you know what I mean.
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  • To their right was a doorway into a huge family room.
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  • They trekked back down the hallway to the family room and then into a spacious kitchen.
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  • A small round table and two chairs were placed in a corner near the doorway to the family room, providing a view of the fireplace.
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  • He turned and left the room, his boots clicking across the tile floor and then fading as he moved across the hardwood family room floor and down the hall.
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  • Then she began cleaning the family room.
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  • He turned and headed for the family room door again.
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  • She watched from the family room window as he wolfed the food - a habit that had prompted Cade to dub him Scruffy.
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  • She paused in the kitchen doorway, envisioning the family room redecorated.
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  • You know, that family room could use a woman's touch.
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  • He pushed his chair away from the table and crossed to the family room doorway.
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  • He lounged against the doorway; arms folded across his chest, and contemplated the family room.
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  • But redecorating the family room?
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  • I think it would be fun to redecorate the family room.
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  • The extra color was beginning to fade from his face and he turned toward the family room.
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  • The next morning, after Cade left, she threw a roast in the oven and eagerly set to work on the family room.
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  • Cade answered the door and ushered his sister into the family room where Cynthia was doing some last minute dusting.
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  • With her bed made, she crept down the stairs and across the family room floor.
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  • Betsy and I were in agreement on having a family.
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  • Howie doesn't remember any details of his prior life; family; studying for the priest hood, college... a blank slate and he can't find the chalk.
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  • The few family relatives I had were city people, for generations.
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  • At six o'clock we pulled off the highway and found a family style restaurant in a small Maryland town.
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  • 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.
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  • Holdings hands like an old world family; we were committing our lives together like marriage vows.
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  • We considered letting nature take its course but we felt guilty in prolonging the family's agony.
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  • I want to go to a place where I can settle with my family and feel we truly belong to the community.
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  • I have the least rewarding job of any of us so my desires are directed to family and this mind boggling venture Howie is taking us on.
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  • I don't mean to pry, Howie, but can you tell me why she's estranged from her family and what are the complications she mentions?
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  • Molly appeared less shy around Howie than us, acting more casual toward him as if he was a member of her family.
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  • He pulled out not long ago; him and the family.
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  • He had a family?
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  • Thankfully, he'd spotted my family and given them a ride home!
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  • Did you know the rest of Annie's family?
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  • Just that someone in his family had a place near the beach, up the coast, and no one used it.
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  • Her tortured thoughts went to the thousands of men, killed by the only family she'd known, whose souls were trapped for eternity beneath the ground.
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  • C'mon. Let's meet your new family.
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  • His family's coat of arms, if they had those then.
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  • She saw killing in his future, but only in defense of his family.
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  • He was accompanied by Dustin and two other men, one she knew as Sasha, a man who'd struck her with his devotedness to his family, and Levi, a man who'd been present in many of his pre-Schism memories.
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  • He sold out his family for money and land in Italy.
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  • She is … was the last of my family.
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  • The words were familiar, the same words he'd spoken to Dusty thousands of years ago, when he'd discovered the youth who was not yet a man on a slave trader's block, bloodied and weeping for the family he'd just lost.
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  • It was a war his family had been fighting for millennia, one that wouldn't end even with his death.
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  • But you have a new family now, and it doesn't sound crazy to me at all.
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  • He'd known love and trust only in the earliest stage of his life, when he had a family before he entered the dark age of his people.
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  • Selyn was now a part of her world, her warped family.
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  • You're not just a boarder here—you're part of our family.
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  • That's up to other people, not us, but I can tell you we'll miss you terribly and we'd love to have you stay a part of our family.
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  • She mimicked Cynthia's lead in dressing for the family's outings.
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  • Caleb and me—when he and his family stayed here at Bird Song—we played a lot together.
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  • Lori's past was a little too liberal for such a conservative family.
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  • Ma Reynolds - Mums, was the undisputed matriarch of the Reynolds family, and she made it clear that Lori would be treated with respect.
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  • What Josh represented to her at that time was security and family.
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  • These things were on Carmen's mind as she settled into one of the chairs set up in the family room.
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  • These people were as close to family as she would ever have.
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  • What about family, Carmen?
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  • At that point her goal was a family of her own.
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  • Mums had apparently accepted Alex as one of the family.
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  • You could have had everything you wanted – a house, a family...
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  • "I have a family," she said, interrupting him.
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  • He said he considered them family.
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  • Katie and Bill had weathered the storm well with their new family.
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  • It isn't like they couldn't survive without her contribution to their family income.
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  • And Dad, worn out from working the farm all day; disgruntled by years of fighting a losing battle with nature - of never having enough money to take care of his family properly.
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  • He's seven years old and he's never experienced a normal family situation.
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  • Do you think we have a normal family situation going here?
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  • It was as if they had always been a family.
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  • Jonathan was supposed to go back to his foster family next week.
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  • The waiting room was full of Reynolds family members.
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  • She has the entire Reynolds family — and we'll be there for her.
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  • I'd hate to think that my unborn child was the only tie I had with his family.
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  • Carmen suggested a family project of redecorating the room to his taste, and Alex was in full agreement.
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  • Surely she wouldn't be able to give the baby up if the Reynolds family wanted it.
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  • To his surprise, the entire Reynolds family welcomed the decision and insisted that Josh would have wanted it that way.
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  • Carmen said her family had moved to California after Lori graduated.
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  • She's my family now, too, Damian said and rolled his eyes.
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  • You're my only real family.
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  • In his family, it would never happen.
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  • Only a member of the White God's family can kill him.
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  • She looked around at her family and that of her mate.
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  • No doubt, the family still sat around discussing how to fix her.
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  • At least Talia would have a family to care for her until Jenn returned.
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  • Jenn set Talia back in her roughly hewn bassinet and rifled through the trunk containing the family's possessions.
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  • The family ceased talking as she appeared.
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  • I should be dead, like the rest of my family.
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  • I wouldn't have been on the auction block if my family wasn't slaughtered!
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  • She stopped and looked around, searching for the one that her family served.
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  • I don't want to be a burden to you or our family anymore.
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  • Darian smiled, knowing how much Damian loved his family despite his complaints.
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  • He had a lot to do: find himself new digs and track down the immortals threatening his family.
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  • He didn't consider what others might think of him, outside of his family.
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  • One eye still glowed gold, the telltale sign of those born into the White God's family.
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  • The name of her long-dead daughter was the end of her family's lineage.
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  • For all her ability to manipulate the minds of others, she couldn't push the memory of her family from her own thoughts.
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  • She sat in front of the obelisk, staring at all that remained of her family history.
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  • To her regret, it was there: the leather necklace and its silver symbol that had marked her family line.
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  • Her thoughts were on her family.
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  • It's where my family was and where I grew up.
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  • She didn't think she'd fall asleep with the thoughts of her family and Darian's body close enough to make hers tingle with more than warmth.
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  • Like … I went to my family's obelisk in the immortal world.
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  • You never mentioned your family before.
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  • The newest member of their family, Yully wasn't quite comfortable yet.
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  • We're quite a family, Darian said.
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  • He sometimes felt like his family treated him like a child when he'd grown overnight into a god.
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  • A traitor, she'd no longer be recorded on any obelisk in the immortal world, even her own family's, especially the way Damian killed her.
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  • As the lower ranking of the married couple, the name of Jenn's betrothed was added to her family's record, indicating he was likely the son of another servant.
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  • Darian rose, not wanting to leave when his family was in danger.
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  • We mean no lasting harm to humanity or to your family.
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  • Even the one about how you abandoned your family.
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  • She'd buried those ghosts a long time ago, owning up to her responsibility in the deaths of her family.
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  • It wasn't her family's necklace.
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  • "I saw the name on the obelisk in the immortal world when I returned your family's marker," Darian said.
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  • I took back the marker of my family and buried it at their obelisk.
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  • If that's the only way to keep my family safe, I won't think twice.
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  • You'll protect whichever world your family is in?
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  • He thought he'd lost his only family.
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  • I thought the nobles were jealous that I took her as my bride, instead of a daughter from a more prominent family.
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  • She'd never forgiven herself for leaving her family, and she'd never given herself permission to move on and be happy.
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  • I can't change you back anyway, Darian muttered, thoughts on his missing family.
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  • If that was what they thought, they'd hold his family hostage in the immortal world.
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  • Where is Jenn and the rest of my family?
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  • "So you're keeping my family hostages in the immortal world," he said.
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  • I'll do whatever it takes to get my family back!
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  • After thousands of years alone, she inherited a mate and a family over the course of a single night.
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  • She didn't expect her life to change quite so fast or to be accepted into the White God's family with such ease.
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  • Jenn's throat grew tight at the words, and she thought of the family she'd lost.
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  • Her eyes went to Darian and Yully as she thought of the family she'd gained.
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  • Enjoy your family, D.
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  • "They're your family, too, Darian," Damian said firmly.
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  • For now, he couldn't fathom an existence in a home filled with a family when he'd lost his other half.
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  • She'd lost a family and a world, only to discover the other half of her soul in the man before her.
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  • Was the tiny kingdom strong enough to help him seek his revenge against those who had imprisoned him beneath ground and killed his family?
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  • He insisted I stay within the walls, never take a life, remain faithful first to my people, second to my family.
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  • He tells my heir the same words my father told me: do not leave the walls, never take a life, remain faithful to your people and family.
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  • Lean's family was brought in last summer.
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  • "There is not a family in our walls the Warlord has not helped," Lean added, calming.
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  • He wanted revenge against Memon for his family's death, but revenge isn't enough down here.
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  • It hasn't been easy for me to accept the people who killed my family.
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  • My father killed my family as well, Taran, and you've never extended the hand to me that I did to you!
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  • "Tomorrow," he promised it quietly, "I'll avenge my family and yours."
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  • Somewhere in that sea of people was his family – including his sister and her husband.
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  • He had intended to spend a few hours with his family in Texas while he waited for his flight out of Houston.
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  • First it had been his inability to have children; then money; and finally, a family.
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  • Those things he didn't hide, but he did hide his family.
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  • She said I thought I was better than her – and my family.
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  • Every family has issues to work out.
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  • The entire family was at the table when her guests arrived for breakfast.
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  • Gerald had not yet married, but he was as much a family man as Alex.
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  • I wondered if he'd regret leaving his job and family, but he seems to have adjusted well.
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  • Now they were arguing in front of family as well as guests.
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  • Alex was reading some papers in the family room when the guests came in.
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  • Tonight they were enjoying the evening as a family unit.
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  • Alex married an independent woman who loved to cook and take care of her family.
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  • I thought you were responsible enough to wear the pants, but you're not even responsible enough to stay home and take care of your family!
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  • Of course, he wouldn't want to look bad in the eyes of his family by dumping her.
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  • His friend was dying and instead of getting the support he needed from his family, he had been sworn to silence.
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  • It would be nice to be at his side when he talked to Alondra, but at this point he probably felt she wasn't part of the family.
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  • No doubt he would rather his family didn't know about the rift in their relationship at this point.
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  • He'd never tried to impress his family before, but that might be his purpose at this point.
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  • She would have family to support her through this.
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  • Alex was the perfect gentleman, whether with his family or away from them.
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  • Gerald visited the family Monday evening to express condolences.
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  • It was great to be home again as a family unit.
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  • I think it's great that the entire family is together with this new experience.
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  • It was time for him to make his own mark on the world – settle down with some nice girl and raise a family like his father had.
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  • I understand it's been in the family for a long time.
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  • I figured I'd better call my family before they sent out a search team.
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  • Born to a wealthy merchant family, she'd been disowned when it became known what kind of deformed child she bore.
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  • Her body wouldn't be placed in a funeral pyre or surrounded by family and friends who bore her gifts one last time.
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  • You use your talent to help me, and I leave your family alone.
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  • Fleetingly, she registered the familiar scent of pine trees and grass and thought of how long it had been since she visited her family.
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  • "Like a family reunion," Eden said.
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  • No one else in the family would take them in.
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  • The girls all want to date people with money or family who can get them places.
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  • Their leader eyed a family of five walking across the aisle towards their car.
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  • "You involved my family on purpose?" she asked, anger rising.
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  • Losing his family at such an early age, I understand why, she said, thoughts on her cousins.
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  • I'm surprised you know about his family.
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  • It's a piece of family history as well as a legacy.
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  • The more Xander knew about her family, the worse this was all going to turn out.
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  • My parents – and me – were the only family they had left.
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  • Her family wouldn't take us.
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  • Along with his entire family.
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  • She didn't blame him for taking out his father's family.
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  • She exited the main house where the White God's family lived and looked around, uncertain where to go.
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  • "It runs in the family," Xander said, darkly amused.
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  • About a century later the manor was acquired by the Basset family.
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  • In the environs of Stuttgart and Cannstatt lie Rosenstein, Wilhelma and other residences of the royal family of Wurttemberg.
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  • GIRAFFE, a corruption of Zarafah, the Arabic name for the tallest of all mammals, and the typical representative of the family Giraffidae, the distinctive characters of which are given in the article Pecora, where the systematic position of the group is indicated.
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  • The herds, which are led by females, appear in general to be family parties; and although commonly restricted to from thirty to fifty, may occasionally include as many as one hundred head.
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  • In Africa the name of flying-squirrel is applied to the members of a very different family of rodents, the Anomaluridae, which are provided with a parachute.
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  • He belonged to a noble family of Scotch descent, tracing its origin to Walter Stutt, who in 1420 accompanied the earls of Buchan and Douglas to the court of France, and whose family afterwards rose to be counts of Tracy.
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  • On this he supported a growing family and gave himself to untiring study.
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  • On the strength of these works he offered himself as a candidate for the university chair of jurisprudence, but as he had no personal or family influence was not elected.
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  • His father, who was descended from an old untitled noble family and possessed a small estate, was by profession an advocate.
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  • The chief, whose title is Rana, is a Rajput of the Sisodhyia clan, connected with the Udaipur family.
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  • Though the family lost most of its possessions during the Mahratta invasion in the 14th century, it never became tributary to any Malwa chief.
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  • BORIS ALEKSYEEVICH GOLITSUIN (1654-1714), Russian statesman, came of a princely family, claiming descent from Prince Gedimin of Lithuania.
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  • Both still exist, but the school has been deprived of its house, and the Fitzwilliam family, who now own the lands, still continue to pay only £10 a year.
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  • His mother was Marytje, daughter of Jan de Gorter, of a good family in Delft.
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  • EVAGORAS, son of Nicocles, king of Salamis in Cyprus 410374 B.C. He claimed descent from Teucer, half-brother of Ajax, son of Telamon, and his family had long been rulers of Salamis until supplanted by a Phoenician exile.
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  • The city confers the title of marquis on the Osorio family, the ruins of whose palace, sacked in 1810 by the French, are still an object of interest.
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  • His grandfather, Gregorio Brunacci, of an ancient family of Pisa, had changed his name in order to become heir to a certain marchese di Consalvi.
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  • At his father's death in 1239 Rudolph inherited the family estates in Alsace, and in 1245 he married Gertrude, daughter of Burkhard III.
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  • He had a large family, but only one of his sons, Albert, afterwards the German king Albert I., survived him.
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  • Belonging to a noble family, he was educated under the best masters, and particularly excelled in poetry and polite literature.
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  • to the pontificate; the death of Piero de' Medici in the same year made Giovanni head of his family.
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  • Other problems connected with his family interests served to complicate the situation and eventually to prevent the successful consummation of many of his plans.
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  • The pope was naturally proud of his family and had practised nepotism from the outset.
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  • Other promotions were for political or family considerations or to secure money for the war against Urbino.
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  • Charles took Florence and the Medici family under his protection and promised to punish all enemies of the Catholic faith.
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  • IBN TIBBON, a family of Jewish translators, who flourished in Provence in the 12th and 13th centuries.
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  • The Ibn Tibbon family thus rendered conspicuous services to European culture, and did much to further among Jews who did not understand Arabic the study of science and philosophy.
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