Usage examples for homes

  1. 4. What practical suggestion would you offer to parents to help them to bring control, calm and harmony into their daily lives- to make their homes more places of rest and peace? – Parent and Child Vol. III., Child Study and Training by Mosiah Hall
  2. As soon as the three boys went home the young girls went to their homes also. – Traditions of the Tinguian: A Study in Philippine Folk-Lore by Fay-Cooper Cole
  3. In such homes her children lived. – His Family by Ernest Poole
  4. You must try to make those homes respectable and happy. – The Freedmen's Book by Lydia Maria Child
  5. Some, indeed, might leave even such estates to try their fortunes elsewhere, but they would soon discover that they could get no better treatment abroad, and they would then return to their old homes. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  6. " Get to your homes," he cried. – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  7. There is no moon to- night, and the people must start early for their homes." – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton
  8. Houses were thrown open to those whose homes had been swept away, and the refugees were given clothing, food and shelter. – Jack of the Pony Express by Frank V. Webster
  9. Therefore I say that the white men take the girls away from us, but I do not say that they do wrong so long as they only play with them and have no children by them, for it is the manner of all the world that men and women come together and no law can be made to stop them from doing so, but the white men do wrong when they allow the black women to have children by them because such children grow up without proper homes, and that is very sad and wrong." – The Black Man's Place in South Africa by Peter Nielsen
  10. I see 'em at my wife's At Homes. – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  11. A very large proportion found homes in the great free States north of the Ohio River. – The Struggle for Missouri by John McElroy
  12. Doctor McGuire's great, tender heart was always open to the needs of the Confederate soldier, or to the aid of the " Lost Cause" in keeping alive in the memories the glories of those who fell in defense of their homes and families. – Life Gleanings by T. J. Macon
  13. What are homes coming to? – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  14. They always are at the homes of doctors. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  15. Beowulf goes against the Dragon When Beowulf heard that his men were driven from their burning homes, his heart was hot with anger. – Northland Heroes by Florence Holbrook
  16. But we had a long passage before us, and much water to sail through, ere we reached our homes. – Kathay: A Cruise in the China Seas by W. Hastings Macaulay
  17. Completely overcome, I crept under the bed, where I remained until nightfall sent our merry visitors to their several homes. – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  18. There wasn't a one of the gang that could have done it, 'cause we had all been together all afternoon; and at the cave all the rest of the gang had gone to their different homes. – Shenanigans at Sugar Creek by Paul Hutchens
  19. I wander around from door to door; and those who have homes and money and power- they simply order me out of the way. – The Journal of Arthur Stirling "The Valley of the Shadow" by Upton Sinclair
  20. " We shall have two homes," she thought. – The Port of Adventure by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson