In each chapter he describes a trait of the ant and admonishes
us to imitate that trait in our relationships with one another and most importantly in our relationship with God.
When her husband's attorney admonishes
her for overdrawing Jean's frozen assets, she tells him not to worry, she'll speak to Jean and he'll make it all right.
A TV news jockey warns about ozone depletion, and a spotlighted Statue of Liberty replica atop the nearby Liberty Storage warehouse admonishes
us to get out and live life instead of just watching it pass by.
Lester's narrative is alternately told through the eyes of Moses' older sister, Almah, who has left her family and tradition to become a dancer for the priestess Hathor; his birth mother, Yocheved, who constantly admonishes
Moses to return to his people and culture; and Pharaoh's daughter, Batya, who saved him from death when he was a baby.
In one of my favorite moments, the sweetly prissy but shoot-from-the-hip chef, Ted, admonishes
Hudson and the stiff-lipped captain for their trickle-down disunity.