Matilda told such Dreadful Lies, It made one Gasp and Stretch one's Eyes; Her Aunt, who, from her Earliest Youth, Had kept a Strict Regard for Truth, Attempted to Believe Matilda: The effort very nearly killed her.
But Ireckon Igot to light out for theterritoryahead of the rest, because Aunt Sally she's going to adopt me and sivilize me, and I can't stand it. I been there before.
"It is not money my Aunt thinks about. She knows better than to value worldly wealth above its price."anne brontë
Aunt Jane observed, the second time She tumbled off a bus, 'The step is short from the Sublime To the Ridiculous.'Harry Graham
The Pobble who has no toes Had once as manyas we; When they said,'Some day you may lose them all'; He replied'Fish fiddle de-dee!' His Aunt Jobiska made him drink Lavender water tinged with pink, For she said,'The world in general knows There's nothing so good for a Pobble's toes!'Edward Lear
He has gone to fish, for his Aunt Jobiska's Runcible Cat with crimson whiskers!Edward Lear
As a rule, you see, I'm not lugged into Family Rows.On the occasions when Aunt is calling to Aunt like mastodons bellowing across the primeval swamps?the clan has a tendency to ignore me. It's one of the advantages Iget from being a bachelorand, according to my nearest and dearest, practically a half-witted bachelor at that.Plum
Let us invent a character, a nice respectable, middle-class, middle-aged, maiden lady, with time on her hands and the money to help her pass it. She enjoys pictures, books, music, and the theatre and though to none of these arts (or rather, for consistency's sake, to none of these three arts and the one craft) does she bring much knowledge or discernment, at least, as she is apt to tell her cronies, she "does know what she likes". Let us call her Aunt Edna.terence rattigan
But I reckon I got to light out for the Territory ahead of the rest, because Aunt Sally she's going to adopt me and sivilize me and I can't stand it. I been there before.mark twain
"Where is Aunt Jetty? Hope she didn't run out on me..."
'Take my camel, dear,'said my Aunt Dot, as she climbed down from this animal on her return from High Mass.
"I cannot express my joy. I find it very difficult to conceal it from my Aunt; but I don't wish to trouble her with my feelings till I know whether I ought to indulge them or not. If I find it my absolute duty to suppress them, they shall trouble no one but myself; and if I can really feel myself justified in indulging this attachment, I can dare anything, even the anger and grief of my best friend."anne brontë
"There goes the dinner-bell, and here comes my Aunt to scold me for sitting here at my desk all day, instead of staying with the company: wish the company were - gone."anne brontë
Well Aunt (quoth Ales) all is well that endes well.Ye Ales, of a good begynnyng comth a good end.john heywood
True (quoth Ales) thinges doone can not be vndoone,Be they done in due tyme, to late, or to soone,But better late than neuer to repent this,To late (quoth my Aunt) this repentance showd is,Whan the stéede is stolne shut the stable durre.john heywood
"Take my camel, dear," said my Aunt Dot, as she climbed down from this animal on her return from High Mass.rose macaulay
Well Aunt (quoth Ales) all is well that endes well. Ye Ales, of a good begynnyng comth a good end.
True (quoth Ales) thinges doone can not be vndoone, Be they done in due tyme, to late, or to soone, But better late than neuer to repent this, To late (quoth my Aunt) this repentance showd is, Whan the stéede is stolne shut the stable durre.
Safiyya, the Aunt of the Prophet Muhammad , used a pole to kill a Jew in the battle of the Trench.
'Take my camel, dear,' said my Aunt Dot, as she climbed down from this animal on her return from High Mass.rose macaulay