I had connections no one else did.
His father had connections... in Columbia?
His commercial connections at New Orleans enabled him to hold out the lure of a ready market at that port for Kentucky products, and this added greatly to the strength of the separatist movement.
In his person, honor was shown to a simple fighting Russian soldier without connections and intrigues, and to one who was associated by memories of the Italian campaign with the name of Suvorov.
By his age he should have belonged to the younger men, but by his wealth and connections he belonged to the groups of old and honored guests, and so he went from one group to another.
His connections in Denver would get Ouray the attention it deserved.
At that age, he was relatively low on the immortal totem pole, though his obvious wealth indicated he had powerful connections somewhere.
I don't have Shipton's dough or his connections, but I'm not going away either.
Being a veterinarian gives you connections other people might not have.
In other cases the leaf-gaps are very broad and long, the meristeles separating them being reduced to comparatively slender strands, while there is present in each gap a network of fine vascular threads, some of which run out to the leaf, while others form cross-connections between these leaf-trace strands and also with the main cauline meristeles.
Thi vascular system is connected in various ways with that of th(parent axis by the differentiation of bundle-connections across thi cortex of the latter.
The connections of its stele witl that of the parent axis are made across the pericycle of the latter Its cortex is never in connection with the cortex of the parent, but with its pericycle.
The walls are pitted, and protoplasmic connections between the laticiferous tubes and neighboring parenchyma-cells have been seen.
Trade connections are rather with Tibet than with India.
The Hamilton fauna which followed represents the admixture of the resident Onondaga fauna with new types which are thought to have come from South America, showing that faunal connections for marine life had been made between the interior of the United States and the lands south of the Caribbean Sea, a connection of which, before this time, there was no evidence.
The great personal qualities of the reigning emperors and the widely extended family connections of the house of Hohenzollern have enabled them to hold with ease their position as leaders among the ruling families.
We are thus able tc imagine a great variety of mechanical systems to which tht principle of virtual work can be applied without any regard tc the internal stresses, provided the hypothetical displacements be such that none of the connections of the system are violated.
Comprises those cases in which the motions of three points in one follower are determined by their connections with two or with three different drivers.
For the true natural history is to take nothing except instances, connections, observations and canons."
His first sign of revolt was his secret marriage to Elizabeth Woodville, a lady of decidedly Lancastrian connections, for her Ed ~ father and her first husband were both members of ~ the defeated faction.
What if the capability to see connections and even to have them detected was all there for us?
But that's because I would be sharing the experience with another human being, and human beings form connections with other human beings.
Artificial surrogates for human companionship are always vastly inferior to the real thing; we crave connections with people, not machines.
Princess Anna Mikhaylovna intervened in the conversation, evidently wishing to show her connections and knowledge of what went on in society.
What also conduced to Bagration's being selected as Moscow's hero was the fact that he had no connections in the city and was a stranger there.
"It takes connections for both around here," he said.
They'll take her for her connections and wealth.
No doubt he" (indicating Rostov) "has connections on the staff.
Helene had been at Erfurt during the famous meeting of the Emperors and had brought from there these connections with the Napoleonic notabilities.
I have my position in the service, she has connections and some means.
Dolokhov, who needed Anatole Kuragin's name, position, and connections as a bait to draw rich young men into his gambling set, made use of him and amused himself at his expense without letting the other feel it.
The list of his honors and achievements were exceeded only by his philanthropic connections and contributions.
He admitted that he actually went because he had connections - heritage.