go home


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Verb1.go home - return home; "After the movie, we went home"
return - go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before; "return to your native land"; "the professor returned to his teaching position after serving as Dean"
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At about the same time, the eyes on the wall acquired a new expression, and in every one of those staring rounds I saw written, DON'T GO HOME.
What does your wife want?' 'Ah!' said the fisherman, 'she says that when I had caught you, I ought to have asked you for something before I let you go; she does not like living any longer in the pigsty, and wants a snug little cottage.' 'Go home, then,' said the fish; 'she is in the cottage already!' So the man went home, and saw his wife standing at the door of a nice trim little cottage.
"In that case," said Tom Cecial, "I was a madman of my own accord when I volunteered to become your squire, and, of my own accord, I'll leave off being one and go home."
Go home!" the master commanded when he had ascertained his injury.
"But supposing I don't want to go home," she said; "supposing--oh, supposing I love you too?
"I must go home," repeated Diana, stupidly but determinedly.
Now I saw plainly the goodness of his observations about the middle station of life, how easy, how comfortably he had lived all his days, and never had been exposed to tempests at sea or troubles on shore; and I resolved that I would, like a true repenting prodigal, go home to my father.
"Go and say good-bye to Miss Watkin, and we'll go home."
"I am not surprised he doesn't want to go home. Geppetto, no doubt, will beat him unmercifully, he is so mean and cruel!"
"Well, we'll let the cry-baby go home to his mother, won't we, Huck?
But I had better go home! It was but the other day that my sister told me I had become so used to the prison that I had its tone and character.
You fetch them to the cave, and you're always as polite as pie to them; and by and by they fall in love with you, and never want to go home any more."