From the first his indifference has been next kin to insolence.
And for a boy not to pay his debts is mean, and next kin to stealing.
So good themselves they think everybody else is, and whoever they love, is next kin to perfection.
The next kin to the young laird threatened to throw the case into the Court of Chancery.
Next kin to it is the very light-gray tabby, with almost ...