The bishop sits in the House of Lords, but has no vote.
Look, she sits sideways!
Quinn sits around knowing what we're doing, and the world is treating him like some minor failed unemployed scientist.
For convenience the judge often sits at the royal courts of justice.
He sits FIG.
Two ordinary congressional sessions are held each year - April 1 to May 31 and September 16 to December 15 - and a permanent committee of 29 members (14 senators and 15 deputies) sits during recess, with the power to confirm executive appointments, to give assent to a mobilization of the national guard, fo convene extra legislative sessions, to administer oaths, and to report at the next session on matters requiring congressional action.
There she sits and her skirt dangles....
Lake Erie sits north of Ohio for a long stretch so to get into Canada going east; he'd enter in New York State, around Niagara Falls.
The house sits on a slight rise, at the end of a long driveway and I had never visited at night.
Why she sits there in the near darkness of the kitchen, I'm not sure.
My last chore is determining if I have slain the nefarious tipster or if she now sits in my van with a look of fury painted on her beautiful face.
Here it sits, undisturbed, waiting for the lord of this small but cozy manor house.
The fact that she shows no terror as she sits before me is most vexing.
The mine sits on a few hundred acres old man Dawkins owned.
The judge sits as the official and commissary of the lord warden, just as the judge of the high court of admiralty sat as the official and commissary of the lord high admiral.
The governing synod now sits at St Petersburg, but appoints delegated commissions, with a portion of its jurisdiction, in Moscow and Georgia.
It sits at Athens.
Here, according to Pindar, Rhadamanthys sits by the side of his father Cronus and administers judgment (01.
Seen in front, its white face, striped with black, and broad black gorget attract attention as it sits, often motionless, on the rocks; while in flight the white of the lower part of the back and white band across the wings are no less conspicuous even at a distance.
The acting justice sits normally alone to hear causes in his canton of the peace (uchastok), but, at the request of both parties to a suit, he may call in an honorary justice as assessor or substitute.
If a rich woman sits down with them at table, and they see a poor woman, they shall invite her also to eat with them, and not put her to shame because of the rich one."
A supreme court of appeal, which also discharges the functions of a court of cassation, sits at Canea.
The king of light "sits in the far north in might and glory."
Upon the bulk of the Malayan peoples their religion sits but lightly.
Of schists and sandstones a number of secondary ridges radiate in all directions, forming divides between the rivers Dra'a, Sits, Um-er-Rabid, Sebia, Mulwiya and Ghir, which flow respectively to the south-west, the west, north-west, north, north-east and south-east.
All this jurisdiction has long been obsolete, but the court still sits occasionally for registering gifts made to the city.
The council sits for a statutory period of three years.
The provincial court, consisting of a judge president and three puisne judges, sits in Pietermaritzburg and has jurisdiction over all causes whether affecting natives or Europeans.
This native high court consists of a judge-president and two other judges, and sits in full court at Maritzburg not less than three months and at Eshowe not less than once in the year.
The provincial council, which has strictly local powers, sits for a statutory period of three years.
A local division of the Supreme Court, formerly known as the Witwatersrand high court (consisting of one or more judges of the Supreme Court) sits permanently at Johannesburg and has civil and criminal jurisdiction throughout the Rand.
Of course the hen sits with her legs doubled up under her, as does any other long-legged bird.
There are two intermediary Courts of Appeal (Overret), one in Copenhagen, another in Viborg; the Supreme Court of Appeal (Hojesteret) sits at Copenhagen.
In a shrine sits Osiris, the ruler and judge of the dead, accompanied by forty-two assessors; and before him stands the balance on which the heart of the deceased man is to be weighed against Truth; Thoth stands behind and registers the result.
The grand cadi, who must belong to the sect of the Hanifis, sits at Cairo, and is aided by a council of Ulema or learned men.
A kind of plover, Pluvianus aegyptius, often sits upon basking crocodiles, and, since the latter often rest with gaping mouth, it is possible that these agile birds do pick the reptiles' teeth in search of parasites.
It sits in four criminal and six civil senates, each consisting of seven judges, one of whom is the president.
A senator sits for eight years unless a dissolution is ordered, and no one is eligible until he is forty years of age.
It sits crouching on the ground during the day, with its bill pointing in the air, a position from which it is not easily roused, and even when it takes wing, its flight is neither swift nor long sustained.
The barrister sits without a jury.
A court of appeal for the whole province sits at Celle, and there are eight superior courts.
On the first alarm of danger it sits erect to reconnoitre, when it either seeks concealment by clapping close to the ground, or takes to flight.