Again he recurred to his early years, and talked fondly of his wife and children.
Too bad, though—you certainly need a wife to take the conceit out of you.
The girls I know are taught painstakingly how to get a husband, but nothing of how to be a wife.
He was married, but constantly said he was about to leave his wife, so she would divorce him.
"I must make you acquainted with my wife and children," he said.
He did not remember who he was, or that he had a wife and child.
Nalle is an octoroon; his wife has the same infusion of Caucasian blood.
"Discharge the boy from your employment," said his wife, promptly.
The captain had assured him that neither his wife nor son knew aught of his savings.
On which of his two sets of principles he would manage a wife remained to be proved.