She knows no better: she learnt it at her mother's knee
Roshi Olfat started knitting at her mother's knee
as a young girl in Iran, we reported in January 1988.
Here's a girl, after all, who learnt everything about the hotel business at her mother's knee
Kathleen Meehan, from Glencolmcille, Co Donegal, learned to knit at her mother's knee
Thus, there is no textual basis in the Gospels, the apocryphal accounts, or their incorporation into the thirteenth-century Legenda aurea of Jacobo da Voragine, for the religious imagery of the Education of the Virgin, learning to read at her mother's knee
The faith Mom learned at her mother's knee
didn't change much and, significantly, she wanted her ashes interred beside her mother's in Swift Current, Sask.
Proud of her working-class roots and at ease with opera ever since she learnt arias at her mother's knee
, she feels opera must be demystified.
It is likely that Laura did not learn her magic from ancient rooted folk traditions or at her mother's knee
, as more romantic historians would like it.