O King of blight and sorrow, send me not away till I have brought back the light and joy that will make your dark home
bright and beautiful again.
Polyphemus is son to Neptune by the nymph Thoosa, daughter to the sea-king Phorcys; therefore though he will not kill Ulysses outright, he torments him by preventing him from getting home
In a very short time after the death of my mother our little home
was in confusion.
Red John and Axel did not send their pay-days home
to the old country.
The action seemed to rouse him, for he shook himself and said: "I shall go home
, with you, Maggie.
He couldn't stand, so I carried him home
and gave him just a little milk.
There was a time when I thought as you do--at least, I was fully persuaded that home
and its affections were the only things that made life tolerable: that, if deprived of these, existence would become a burden hard to be endured; but now I have no home
--unless you would dignify my two hired rooms at Horton by such a name;--and not twelve months ago I lost the last and dearest of my early friends; and yet, not only I live, but I am not wholly destitute of hope and comfort, even for this life: though I must acknowledge that I can seldom enter even an humble cottage at the close of day, and see its inhabitants peaceably gathered around their cheerful hearth, without a feeling ALMOST of envy at their domestic enjoyment.
Then the Prince rode home
to the old Mother Dragon, who was full of wonder when she saw him, and said, 'You have succeeded to-day in looking after my mare, and as a reward you shall come to my ball to-night.
When I heard that Captain Jim was bringing him home
I expected I would just feel the same to him.
Now, in the first flush of the new life, she had often said, "My husband shall always feel free to bring a friend home
whenever he likes.
Wid a home
like dis an' a mudder like me, she went teh deh bad," cried the mother, raising her eyes.
Some blind reasons that I had for not returning home
- reasons then struggling within me, vainly, for more distinct expression - kept me on my pilgrimage.
, then,' said the fish; 'she is in the cottage already
And oh, I never came home
to Green Gables before that Diana wasn't here to welcome me.
At any rate, the situation went from bad to worse so rapidly that I should soon, of my own volition, have left home