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There was no doubt thought of his own loss in this question: yet there was, one may hope, a germ of solicitude for the mother too.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
"The Smoker," and "Mother and Daughter," a triptych, are two of her principal pictures.
Now first we shall want our pupil to understand, speak, read and write the mother tongue well.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
We had six field-pieces, but we only took four, harnessed wit twice the usual number of horses.
The mother's lips could not finish the charge she was about to put upon her innocent child.
The Authorised Version has: “And as a mother shall she meet him, and receive him as a wife married of a virgin.”
He returned shortly, to meet his mother standing in the doorway, with pale, affrighted face.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
He wished her mother had not been quite such an appalling person, fat and painted.
To place wit above sense is to place superfluity above utility.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
Mr. Collingwood, taking the key from his mother, locked the little door in the boarding, after them.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN

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