Phin loves me like a step-brother and I love him the same way.
They are only my step-brother and sister, of course; but they are to me just as though they were my very own.
Do you wonder now, Cora, that I love him so dearly, though he is my step-brother?
The girl is in America now, and so is the step-brother that got well.
It was not the first time that Cecilia had been bolted ...