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Mating with a cousin or brother is safer than risking life and limb to mate with an outsider.Mongooses, Meerkats, and Ants, Oh My! Why Some Animals Keep Mating All in the Family|Helen Thompson|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“A mother has lost a son,” referring to his late cousin Akai.Protesters Demand Justice For Gurley As Gap Grows Between Cops and NYC|M.L. Nestel|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The savvy forger with Pappy empties to fill might get his hands on some Old Weller and present it as its more illustrious cousin.
A few worries, to be sure, but not that cousin of depression and anxiety, dread.Awaiting the Grand Jury, Dread in Ferguson and America|Gene Robinson|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The second-to-last time we met Zalwar Khan, he brought a man he introduced as his cousin.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cousin George's position is such a happy one, that conversation is to him a thing superfluous.
From the moment that he touches the magical little hand, cousin George is eclipsed.
As a matter of fact, it was a very distant cousin of hers who had died, a Mrs. Fanshawe Collingwood, who also lived in the town.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
The Professor thought very kindly of the dead cousin, whose money would provide for this great work.Uncanny Tales|Various
Never had Tom seen his gay and careless cousin in such guise: he was restless, silent, intense and inarticulate.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood