A former legislative director of Ohio Right to Life, Porter is in many ways the godmother of the heartbeat movement.
Singled out for opprobrium was the planned exhibit on Margaret Sanger, birth-control crusader and godmother of Planned Parenthood.
I'll be the cool, hip aunt to my sibling's kids, or godmother to friend's kids.
"I think it's wonderful that he's fulfilling his civic duties," Jones' godmother tells me via cell phone.
The boy had been back at the playground with his godmother early Sunday evening when he decided he wanted an ice.
One morning, before going to the field, the godmother placed Tom on the floor as usual, and then went out to get Speckle.
It all seemed so exceedingly silly, and his godmother laughed too.
The "charity" my godmother had recommended began, and, alas, remained at home.
As if my dear godmother would ever have given me anything to hurt me.
She tried to be polite, and direct her neighbor's hand to it, but the godmother would not hear of that.