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Usage examples for Parents

  1. They could say 'papa' and 'mamma, ' and when they went to a dance they never lost sight of their parents – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  2. The children go home and tell their parents that they don't have to obey them. – A Stake in the Land by Peter Alexander Speek
  3. I've heard you say children owe nothing to their parents that parents owe everything to the children. – The Second Generation by David Graham Phillips
  4. The movement interested the parents scarcely less than the child. – The Lost Trail by Edward S. Ellis
  5. And, like all parents she was asking herself: " What did I do wrong?" – Unwise Child by Gordon Randall Garrett
  6. When his parents returned, he tried to make them understand how a strange thing had come into the house, and run, and jumped, and made a noise. – Isaac T. Hopper by L. Maria Child
  7. I promised your parents I would not. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  8. 4401. Are the wages of a beach boy generally handed over to his parents – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. But, my dear, a son does not belong to his parents – Dr. Adriaan by Louis Couperus
  10. Many of them seem determined not only to wound the feelings of the parents in the most cruel manner but also to ruin themselves. – Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions by Slason Thompson
  11. Do you think that they, your parents loved you?" – Corpus of a Siam Mosquito by Steven Sills
  12. We might have been married, but- I forget why- our parents wouldn't consent. – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola
  13. The parents were never in the daughter's confidence. – A Dozen Ways Of Love by Lily Dougall
  14. He is the last one to see the married couple, and should return to the house to give their last message to the parents – The Book of Good Manners by W. C. Green
  15. I might have said of G. G., in the very beginning, that he was born of poor and honest parents – IT and Other Stories by Gouverneur Morris
  16. Perhaps my parents were like those wretches. – Garrick's Pupil by Auguston Filon
  17. This astonished their parents very much, because they had always thought it was so nice for the children to have dear Miss Hervey's to go to. – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit
  18. She could not help wondering what sort of people his parents were and what his home life was. – The High Calling by Charles M. Sheldon
  19. To her parents I suppose. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  20. " That is what my parents say," he answered, with a grave, sweet smile; " and though I have little hope, I know that nothing is too hard for the Lord, and am more than willing to leave it in His hands." – Elsie's Womanhood by Martha Finley
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