blood runs thicker than water

blood runs thicker than water

Family is more important than anything else. Can't you give your sister a job at your company? Blood runs thicker than water! My relatives insist that blood runs thicker than water, but I can't just blindly condone the bizarre things that some of them do.
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Vampire Academy Cert 12 AT the hidden school St Vladimir's Academy blood runs thicker than water and school can be murder.
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Research in the US focuses on the long-standing practice among African-American communities where non-blood relations regard each other as brother, sister, mother, father and so on - in short as 'kin'.: Here Gareth Morgan, 25, gives his verdict on sisters Sian, 23, and Heledd, 17:They say that blood runs thicker than water, which is true - but it also seems to boil a lot easier.Having two sisters and being the only boy is a challenge that, in a fair and balanced world, no man should have to face.
But blood runs thicker than water for the Baldwin boys.