Even an elite, advanced society as Romas's had technical difficulties.
Meanwhile, his people acted as the eyes on the ground to the regular military, most of which was exiled overseas after the war to prevent the divided political elite from seizing control of it again.
You were probably the only non-elite there.
Brady watched the feds, irritated at the pockets of elite unaffected by the squalid conditions the non-elite were forced to live in.
Unlike the regular military, the political elite's security private forces were made up of children from the upper class to prevent the elite class from becoming polluted by the poor.
The elite fed soldier was dressed in PMF gray.
He looked over his team, whose mission was to protect both the elite and non-elite.
Their recruits came from the elite class, while the regular army came from the poor.
Lana asked suddenly, surprised to see the elite soldier had it at her waist.
If these people had been from the elite class, they'd have shot her on sight.
L'Avenir de la science is an attempt to conciliate the privileges of a necessary elite with the diffusion of the greatest good of the greatest number.
"I think the elite class will never understand that," Lana said honestly.
The PMF—Poor Man's Front—had started as a protest during the war against the elite that ultimately won and divided the American society between those who lived comfortably—and everyone else.
My grandfather was from the elite and my grandmother from the manual labor class.
Nothing in the town would be standing, because the elite hoarded power and anything that would give them influence.
It was not likely for the paths of a soldier and a member of the political elite to cross paths, but he was the closest thing she had ever had to a friend since leaving her home at the age of four.
A look of incredulity crossed her features, and he doubted any army-type had ever threatened one of the elite class member forces.
Brady couldn't help but hope not all elite security forces were as high-maintenance as this one.
This is, apparently, a shortened form of the French elite, elected.
"Are these the troops?" a blond woman asked, dressed in tactical clothing and sporting advanced weaponry that reminded Brady just how elite the positions in the special protective service were considered.
You can send me overseas, like the elite do their unwanted children.
Members of the elite federal government and military personnel darted between greencars and buildings, the buzz of radios and shouts adding to the compound's chaos.
She'd thought him beyond the duplicity that made up the actions of the elite class.
These vaisseaux claim to be the elite of the force; they come in daily contact with the Gardes de Paris, horse and foot, a fine corps of city gendarmerie, and, as competing with them, take a particular pride in themselves.
Neither of these two parties was strong enough to crush the other, owing to the apathy and continual desertions of the gentlemen-cavaliers who formed the elite of the Protestant army and the insufficient numbers of the Catholic forces.
The ideal and the discipline which he proposed to his defeated country were those of her conqueror - a feudal society, a monarchical government, an elite, which the rest of the nation exists merely to support and nourish; an ideal of honour and duty imposed by a chosen few on the recalcitrant and subject multitude.