Dr. What should the pater noster, and the holy candell do therto?
So was the pater, no end; I mean, my father was an agreeable youth also.
"High time for us—the pater's little infants—to be a-bed," he said, laughing.
And be sure you call on the pater, and tell him the whole yarn.
pater (or pater meus) quod dedit mihi (or mihi dedit), majus omnibus est (or majus est omnibus: or omnibus majus est).
They say I must get the pater to remove Howard from the school at once.
For one thing, he had meant to go to Pershore: and the pater, not knowing it, started without him.
Why, we just said we wished to be as tall as the pater, you know, and it happened.
Had the pater been in the room, this might have set him against our going.
You're bound to listen to me, for what's the use of calling me 'pater,' and all that, if you don't mind what I say?