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His meeting with her struck him as a particularly happy omen; he was delighted to see her, as though she were of his own kindred.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
Alliance by blood, or marriage, is a frequent cause of war between princes; and the nearer the kindred is, the greater their disposition to quarrel; poor nations are hungry, and rich nations are proud; and pride and hunger will ever be at variance.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
I would see your Saxon kindred together, Sir Wilfred, and become better acquainted with them than heretofore.
The excellent papa labored under the delusion that he was, and reveled in long discussions with the kindred spirit, till a chance remark of his more observing grandson suddenly enlightened him.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
The continual sight of the fiend shapes before me, capering half in smoke and half in fire, these at last begat kindred visions in my soul, so soon as I began to yield to that unaccountable drowsiness which ever would come over me at a midnight helm.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
What chance soever follow this deed, I swear by this head whereby my father was wont to swear, what I promise to thee on thy prosperous return shall abide the same for thy mother and kindred.
For her kindred, should the tidings ever reach them, and for the companions of her unspotted life, there remained nothing but the contagion of her dishonour; which would not fail to be distributed in strict accordance and proportion with the intimacy and sacredness of their previous relationship.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context