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paternal
used in And The Mountains Echoed

3 uses
  • He had lived in a small mud house there with his brothers, his mother, his father, whose name was Iqbal, and his paternal grandmother, Parwana.
    Chapter 7 (50% in)
  • I had never glimpsed in him a sliver of paternal instinct.
    Chapter 4 (49% in)
  • As for children, though I had always liked them I had never felt a tug of paternal impulse in myself.
    Chapter 4 (81% in)

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