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a sister who has only one parent in common with you

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From a pedigree perspective, the half-sisters to Grade 1 Gamely Stakes heroine Belle Royale (705), Group 3 winners Perugina (270) and Tropical Paradise (470), and Listed-placed Lady Lily (550) catch the eye.
As she grew up, she learned she had three older and three younger half-sisters from her father's three marriages.
Mrs Bolton, aged 50, of Bromleigh Road in Stoke, was told a family secret at a party that she had another half-sister on her father's side.
Sonia's beauty attracts men with whom she dallies, men who attract her half-sisters under different circumstances.
Irma McRight stayed with her Houston half-sister, worked at her Kress job and met the handsome young stock clerk who was to become her husband in 1933.
SAMITAR aims to shed her maiden tag in today's Group 3 Albany Stakes - a feat that her half-sister Nijoom Dubai achieved at odds of 50-1 in the 2007 renewal.
The 65-year-old's parents split up when she was just a baby, but a quick trawl of the internet has now led her to a family tree - and a total of EIGHT half-sisters.
Consigned by Drumachon Stud 59 b Oratorio-Athyka (Secretariat) The September yearling sale features three fillies by promising second-season sire Oratorio who are half-sisters to Group/Grade 1 horses.
The Coolmore stallion is also responsible for three-year-old geldings out of the half-sisters to Second Schedual (48) and Risk Accessor (64), and another from the Aga Khan family of Rifapour and Rayeni One of the most eye-catching entries on paper is a half-brother to Paul Nicholls' top novice chase prospect Pride Of Dulcote (18), who is by the promising French sire Kapgarde, while Kalanisi is responsible for a half-brother to Glencove Marina (28) from Kennycourt Stud as well as a gelding out of smart French miler Soeur Ti (27).
It includes a brother to French Listed winner Nice Applause (59), a half-brother to last month's easy maiden winner Rodrigo De Torres (16) from Worksop Manor Stud, a sister to Group 3-placed Gloved Hand (427), and half-sisters to 110,000gns sale graduate and Listed-winning two-year-old Janina (4), to Listed-winning sprinter Falcon Hill and this year's smart two-year-old Raine's Cross (318), and to Group 3-placed juvenile Cornus (391).
The first two foals out of Grade 2 Lartigue Hurdle winner Dyrick Daybreak, both of whom are fillies by Luso, are offered as lots 81 and 82, while scheduled to sell near the end of the sale are the full and half-sisters to Arkle Perpetual Challenge Cup hero Ulaan Baatar (587 and 588).
There are 33 remaining full-, three-parts or half-sisters to Group/Grade 1 performers, including Street Style (99), a three-parts sister to Luas Line who is in foal to Moss Vale, Bridge Note (379), a sister to Soldier's Tale, and Pivotting (163), a half-sister to Necklace who traces to Reprocolor.
She is bred along very similar lines to Danehill Dancer, as their dams are half-sisters.
There are also young half-sisters to Phoenix Reach (Lady Gayle, in foal to One Cool Cat, 1359), Proclamation (Sweet Home Alabama, 1362), Indian Ink (Princess Killeen, in foal to Rock Of Gibraltar, 1502), Alamshar (Alaynia, in foal to Hawk Wing, 1554), and Intikhab (Sveva, 1722).
Among the breezers whose dams are half-sisters to leading jumpers are three-year-old geldings by Commander Collins out of a half-sister to Newmill; by Beneficial out of a half-sister to Azertyuiop; and by Accordion out of a half-sister to Ned Kelly and Nick Dundee.