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home from home


  • The letter from home
    The letter from home
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n home from home a place where you are just as comfortable and content as if you were home
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Additional illustrations & photos:

From a painting by Fernand Lungren The Home of the "Red Gods" From a painting by Fernand Lungren The Home of the "Red Gods"


  • Isaac Bickerstaffe
    Isaac Bickerstaffe
    “How happy is the sailor's life, from coast to coast to roam; in every port he finds a wife, in every land a home.”
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
    “There are a number of things wrong with Washington. One of them is that everyone is too far from home.”
  • Samuel Johnson
    “Prepare for death, if here at night you roam, and sign your will before you sup from home.”
  • American Proverb
    American Proverb
    “What is an expert? Someone who is twenty miles from home.”
  • Oscar Wilde
    “An ordinary man away from home giving advice.”
  • Hilaire Belloc
    “From quiet homes and first beginning, out to the undiscovered ends, there's nothing worth the wear of winning, but laughter and the love of friends.”


In literature:

It's that long since he ran away from home.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1904" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Are you going straight home from here?
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1909 to 1922" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
A week later she had disappeared from home and from the neighbourhood.
"Robert Elsmere" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
Sandusky City, twenty miles from home, was the point designed for marketing them.
"Twenty Years of Hus'ling" by J. P. Johnston
Her husband was brought home from the war dead.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
Late in the afternoon of a stormy day in June Daniel came home from the last rehearsal of the "Harzreise," tired and out of humour.
"The Goose Man" by Jacob Wassermann
Philip was not with them, for at this time he was too young to go so far away from home.
"Four American Indians" by Edson L. Whitney
As he was going along he met a butcher, who inquired why he was driving the cow from home.
"Children's Literature" by Charles Madison Curry
Caesar returned home from a preaching tour with a great and sudden thought.
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
The Greeks had still to return to their homes, from which they had been ten years removed.
"Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
One evening he had a letter from Dora, and he thought to cheer Margaret with good news from home.
"Duffels" by Edward Eggleston
That autumn he often walked home from school with her.
"The Transformation of Job" by Frederick Vining Fisher
Sometimes I brought it from home, so I was better off.
"The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete" by John Forster
Walter is a very good boy, and comes home from school with honourable commendation.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
She must of course be governed by her aunt Penelope, who was now hurrying home from Italy on purpose to give her a home.
"The Bertrams" by Anthony Trollope
It was while he was returning home from his Texas trip that the postman met him on the plains and delivered a letter from Georgia.
"Robert Toombs" by Pleasant A. Stovall
They, however, welcomed a very different person from the pretty girl who went out from that home to make her way in the big city.
"Fighting the Traffic in Young Girls" by Various
Phil had hurried home from the West and secured his release from the remaining weeks of his term of service.
"The Clansman" by Thomas Dixon
Every mail brought to her address newspapers both from home and abroad.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
The farther she got from home the shabbier her gown seemed and the more impossible her coat and hat.
"A Son of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland

In poetry:

Home I came at wintertide,
But my silly love had died
Seeking with her latest breath
Roses from the arms of Death.
"Blue Roses" by Rudyard Kipling
They neither pause nor listen when
From all the oceans home
Between the tides the sailormen
I wait alone for come —
"The Rendezvous" by Cicely Fox Smith
Comes she from the old home lowly,
Out among the northern hills,
To her pet boy dying slowly
Of war's battle wounds and ills?
"Is That Mother" by Anonymous Americas
Lord, when he shall come home from war,
Give him no pastures green,
But a wet wind and a soft wind
With reek of turf between.
"A Connaught Man (For Hugh Maguire)" by Katharine Tynan
"Oh turn thee—turn thee Rudiger,
"Why onward wilt thou roam?
"The moon is up, the night is cold,
"And we are far from home."
"Rudiger - A Ballad" by Robert Southey
Like one who, from some desert shore,
Doth home's green isles descry,
And, vainly longing, gazes o'er
The waste of wave and sky;
"The Knight of St. John" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

Taylor Home Inn Bed & Breakfast is exact replica of the home from 'The Andy Griffith Show'.
A note left by Julie Schreiber, 54, welcomes her daughter, Corina Schreiber, 10, home from summer camp at their home in San Gregorio on Aug 15, 2012.
Within the next year, a home for families away from home will be expanding .
Wilson's Home Away From Home Feline Shelter hosts its annual basket raffle fundraiser from 10 am until 2 pm on Saturday, Nov 17.
It was in honor of Khighla Parks, from Willard, who walked away from home back in September.
Kory Kallenbach walked home from the hospital after battling back from severe injuries he sustained in a hit and run crash.
Last week when we got back from a summer trip to Florida's Space Coast, it took me about 25 minutes to drive home, from the airport to Crescent Hill, in rush-hour traffic.
I was driving home from work one Monday when I was poised to make a right turn onto the highway, bound for home.
The Aggie men's basketball team is home from San Antonio after being eliminated from the NCAA tournament Thursday night.
A ' home away from home ' for soldiers unveiled at Columbia Metropolitan Airport.
Home away from home .
The Solon Center for the Arts was my family's " home away from home " for over nine years.
Gabby Douglas' home away from home .
Tucson News NowExtended Stay America Extends The Holidays By Providing An Affordable Home Away From Home .
Flacco's surprising home away from home .

In science:

It is fair, because every citizen has the same potential influence on decisions regardless from his home country.
Invariably Suboptimal - An attempt to improve the voting rules of Treaties of Nice and Lisbon
In Princeton he became a close friend of Albert Einstein, with whom he frequently shared the walks home from the Institute.
Rotation in relativity and the propagation of light
User clicks the “Login” button from the home page 1.
Software Requirements Specification of the IUfA's UUIS -- a Team 2 COMP5541-W10 Project Approach
The counterpropagating light beams are split from a home-made, extended cavity, continuous wave, ultra-stable semi-conductor laser, featuring a stability better than 1 kHz over 10 milliseconds.
Revival of Silenced Echo and Quantum Memory for Light
We focus on these sources { the reviewer's entry-level home page and the papers that are referenced from the home page { as a substitute for asking the reviewer to provide interest information.
Technical Paper Recommendation: A Study in Combining Multiple Information Sources
The light is derived from a home-made fiber amplifier which is seeded by a diode-pumped solid-state laser.49 Due to its very low spectral linewidth (≈1 kHz), the laser is well suited for the generation of an optical lattice.
An apparatus for immersing trapped ions into an ultracold gas of neutral atoms
Such services vary in scale and scope - from smart homes to intelligent cities 1, which may fuse together data all owned by a single owner or from many parties.
Cloud and the City: Facilitating Flexible Access Control over Data Streams
More results and graphs are available from and from the home page of the LEP Electroweak Working Group .
Standard Model Physics at LEP
Actually for the subcategory of Db (coh/P(W )) consisting of G with the support of all H i (G ) disjoint from P(W/U ) we show that such complexes may be pro jected down to complexes in Db (coh/P(U )) and we show that the corresponding functor on Tate resolutions is HomE (W ∗ ) (E (U ∗ ), −).
Describing coherent sheaves on projective spaces via Koszul duality
The matrix of HomE (V ) (E (U ∗ ), d0 ) is obtained from the matrix of d0 by letting the entries map to quadratic forms in V /(u).
Describing coherent sheaves on projective spaces via Koszul duality
We express our gratitude to the numerous engineers and technicians from our home institutions, who have contributed to the construction and later to the maintenance of our detectors and equipments.
The COMPASS Experiment at CERN
Matlab code implementing the analysis procedure described here can be obtained from
Splitting probabilities as a test of reaction coordinate choice in single-molecule experiments
Another reason might be the great interest of both scientists and the public in the neighborhood of our home planet, which extends from the Earth and Moon to Mercury, Venus, and Mars, and on to the far side of the Solar System, as well as to asteroids and comets.
Trends of Papers Published from 2006 to 2010 in Journals Nature and Science
Fig.34 shows the c–axis conductivity of YCBO 6.6 at a series of temperatures obtained from a Kramers Kronig analysis of the reflectance (Homes et al. (1993)).
The pseudogap in high-temperature superconductors: an experimental survey
Scientists far from their home universities need shop services.
Reference Design Project Book: NUSEL-Homestake