"As a mother consoles a child, so I will console you."
The wise mother edifies her house.
"Some people are heroes because they inspire, are loving, giving or compassionate, because they solve problems, or are brave....My mother amazes
me in just about every way...I am astounded by the sacrifices she makes and the gifts she gives to make others (especially my family) happy."
From his own essence, Cronus engendered
Earth and Heaven, whom mythologers may call Jupiter and Juno, and they in turn give life to Ocean.
Say: Go through the earth, and see how He hath brought forth
April showers are in the cards, but we can at least find plenty of good crime fiction to sustain
us while indoors.
—Seattle Times (Apr 4, 2012)
Moderate rainfall breeds settled agriculture, they reckon, fostering
urbanisation, trade and state-building.
—Economist (Apr 4, 2012)
Sure enough, they observed faster growth rates for oaks raised
in hotter conditions, similar to those seen in the field, Ms. Searle said.
—New York Times (Apr 25, 2012)
The folding doors and windows in the partition enable one teacher to manage
—McKeever, William Arch
While walking through these grounds in company with a couple of missionaries, I thought how much better these animals were cared for
than some men.
—Field, Henry M. (Henry Martyn)
Speaking in different languages, dressing oddly, believing in strange gods, motivated by shadowy purposes and desires, they threaten everything we hold dear
—New York Times (Dec 8, 2011)
Memory kept vexing
me sorely; and I, who seldom cried, swallowed tears behind my veil and went along in silence.
the space of about two minutes—perhaps, not so much.
A substance used in cleansing
; a detergent; as, soap is an abstergent.
Old boots or shoes I’ll take for brooms, Come buy to make clean
all your rooms!”
But eight men, however bold and stout-hearted, could not long contend
with an enemy at least four times their number.
And any parent who has struggled
to get his child’s class snack just right will enjoy Skip Card’s Elementary Dad essay on Inside Schools.
—New York Times (Apr 24, 2012)
Commissioner Patty Mahaney, who ardently defended
Lee in the meeting, suggested that letting an independent investigation proceed would be best, rather than accepting Lee’s resignation.
—Time (Apr 23, 2012)
The United States government has also not pressed
China to vigorously and quickly enforce its own laws to help American shareholders.
—New York Times (Apr 24, 2012)
"Men marry women who remind them of their mothers."
But busy mothers don't have to drop all other priorities to play
with their children all day. Van Sluijs says just small changes – walking to the park instead of driving or playing
a good game of tag instead of a board game – can make a difference.
--When Mothers Get Moving, Children Are More Active, Too
And that is if you develop a keen emotional intelligence, i.e. the ability to read
—Salon (May 7, 2014)
She said none of them knew how to cook
, and none of their parents knew how to cook
—Salon (May 6, 2014)
Wounds were packed with iodide or salt, the body tightly bandaged
and the victim shipped for many miles to wartime hospitals.
—BBC (Apr 1, 2014)
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