Young Malcolm loved that story and his grandmother betty loved telling him it to him when he was a child.
betty wastes no time in yanking Sally away from the table to admonish her.
betty granted no other interviews, but she had grown to trust me.
betty Dukes v. Wal-Mart represents more than a million past and present employees of the company.
It was eventually followed up by a book imagining an alternate future with the more obvious choice, betty.
"Some of it might come out of a cookbook," said betty demurely.
I hope, Miss, said betty, you will not send me down with this answer.
“He is proud of it,” agreed betty, as she gathered up the lines.
Now betty knew that she had been seen, and that it was useless to deny the truth.
"Why, I never thought to look for mail," returned betty in surprise.
Old English ford "shallow place where water can be crossed," from Proto-Germanic *furdhus (cf. Old Frisian forda, Old High German furt, German Furt "ford"), from PIE *prtu- "a going, a passage" (cf. Latin portus "harbor," originally "entrance, passage;" Old Welsh rit, Welsh rhyd "ford;" Old English faran "to go;" see port (n.1)). The line of automobiles is named for U.S. manufacturer Henry Ford (1863-1947).
1610s, from ford (n.). Related: Forded; fording.
Mention is frequently made of the fords of the Jordan (Josh. 2:7; Judg. 3:28; 12:5, 6), which must have been very numerous; about fifty perhaps. The most notable was that of Bethabara. Mention is also made of the ford of the Jabbok (Gen. 32:22), and of the fords of Arnon (Isa. 16:2) and of the Euphrates (Jer. 51:32).