It was Friday, a week day, and the height of the season, so he had expected most of the town's folk to be too busy for political small talk.
When Dean arrived in the hall, he was met by two men in black and his political opponent, Seymour Fitzgerald.
A man of few words, Gabriel hadn't gotten used to the political side of his job yet.
"I can't get used to the political side of the job, either," Gabe said.
His accent appeared when he was too stressed to be concerned about emulating the flat, cultured accent of the political elite.
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.
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.
She stared, unaccustomed to the political powerhouse asking for anything.
Whatever Tim's intentions, he'd agreed to let her out of his political game.
My father was a high ranking political leader in the immortal equivalent of a political system.
Henceforward she strongly urged him on in his political career; and it was the refusal of the Roman priests to bless their union that first prompted Kossuth to take up the defence of mixed marriages.
The attempts of the government to counteract his influence by founding a rival paper, the Vilag, only increased his importance and added to the political excitement.
At this time the universities were still agitated by the Liberal and patriotic aspirations aroused by the War of Liberation; at Breslau Leo fell under the influence of Jahn, and joined the political gymnastic association (Turnverein); at Jena he attached himself to the radical wing of the German Burschenschaft, the so-called "Black Band," under the leadership of Karl Follen.
The rugged nature of the country made slavery unprofitable, and time only increased the social, political and economic differences between the two sections of the state.
WILLIAM LIVINGSTON (1723-1790), American political leader, was born at Albany, New York, probably on the 30th of November 1723.
My purpose in this chapter will not be to persuade the reader of any political doctrine of trade; please apply your own political and social values as you see fit.
Weaponized famine occurs when hunger itself is used to gain a political or military end.
The idea that a person can be a political prisoner, jailed for his beliefs about government, politics, or politicians, is ancient but happily fading.
Now, let's move on to the political factors that will cause war to cease.
The rise of public opinion as the most powerful political force in the world.
Burke's speech was more instructive than any other book on a political subject that I had ever read.
And her sympathies go further and shape her opinions on political and national movements.
I also discuss the political situation with my dear father, and we decide the most perplexing questions quite as satisfactorily to ourselves as if I could see and hear.
If it had concerned either of the political parties, depend upon it, it would have appeared in the Gazette with the earliest intelligence.
Even the poor student studies and is taught only political economy, while that economy of living which is synonymous with philosophy is not even sincerely professed in our colleges.
I cannot for an instant recognize that political organization as my government which is the slave's government also.
In my opinion perpetual peace is possible but--I do not know how to express it... not by a balance of political power....
The conversation did not flag all evening and turned chiefly on the political news.
The troops retired from Vilna for various complicated reasons of state, political and strategic.
Your excellency, there are some political prisoners, Meshkov, Vereshchagin...
The historical figures at the head of armies, who formerly reflected the movement of the masses by ordering wars, campaigns, and battles, now reflected the restless movement by political and diplomatic combinations, laws, and treaties.