They had yet, however, to learn a lot about “how our foremothers cooked.”
But let me say that these Forefathers were of no more importance than the Foremothers.
A growl to Odin, for the girls could not forget the Goths, albeit they only knew them through reports of their foremothers.
I think the distinct flavor is imparted by the fact that all our forefathers and foremothers have done it before us.
But think how the lack of modern appliances must have worn upon the nerves of our forefathers, and particularly our foremothers!
Perhaps also I am under the ancestral pressure exerted by the long line of my foremothers.
They were racial traits which his forefathers and foremothers had spent at least three centuries in developing.
Aunt Katharine had as little care to preserve the customs of her foremothers as their ways of thinking.
Our forefathers and foremothers would have to hold the hair on their heads if they should wake up in 1855.
Thus we might talk on and on, without being able to tell all about the Pilgrim forefathers and foremothers and what we owe them.