Thompson created her own version of Mary Poppins in the 2005 movie nanny McPhee, which she starred in and wrote.
And if Katherine really cares about the kids, she will invite nanny Grace to live with her and the children.
And the parents who, if they were having a bad day or their marriage was going sour, would take it out on the nanny.
UNO puts such an onus on smoking students that it ultimately seems like a bully, even more than a nanny.
She worked as a nanny for money, and excelled at high school, but college was financially impossible.
Mary was resolved against hearing any more against Tirzah and Bet, and actually shut herself into the granary till nanny was gone.
"This would be truly a vain wish, dear nanny, in the mixed company of a ship," she said.
Captain Stoddart therefore took a detachment of soldiers into the mountains to the maroon town of nanny.
Then Diamond went to make inquiries about nanny, and this led to something else.
And the little crowd of rescuers arrived only just in time to hear nanny thanking him.
"children's nurse," 1795, from widespread child's word for "female adult other than mother" (cf. Greek nanna "aunt"). The word also is a nickname form of the fem. proper name Ann, which probably is the sense in nanny goat (1788, cf. billy goat). Nanny-house "brothel" is slang from c.1700. Nanny state, in reference to overintrusive government policies is attested by 1987, the term associated with British political leader Margaret Thatcher, who criticized the tendency.
"to be unduly protective," 1954, from nanny (n.). Related: Nannied; nannying.