I always wondered if that was why Mom and Dad split up for a while - because Mom was used to a different lifestyle and social circle.
In any case, she would never be a social fit.
"Certainly," she replied as if it were a social visit.
She had always been a recluse at heart, often declining a social outing with her friends so that she could be alone with a book or her writing.
I'm not much of a social person I guess.
In a state of deep depression, she stopped by the social services office on the way home and picked up some literature and a form.
Julie maintained no Face Book or Twitter account, nor could Betsy locate her on any other social network sites.
On the record, tell the public this; you've been led to believe the psychic tipster is a woman of an age able to collect social security.
You're pretty well armed for a social visit.
If not for the worried flicker of her gaze past him to see who followed, Damian would have thought this a social call.
Now, thanks to an overzealous social worker, Martha was scheduled to become reacquainted with mommy dearest—in Denver, over three hundred miles away from Bird Song's nest.
He soon returned to announce that he was unable to confirm Josh Mulligan's death via the Internet social security death records.
I guess in social circles he would be considered a big player.
Well aware of Hannah.s social ladder climbing aspirations, Katie couldn.t help her retort.
I.m glad she.s not, and she seems to understand trading personal happiness for a social status.
Fred mentioned she was a social minded do-gooder type citizen.
But the social aspects of the gathering were of importance to the participants as well.
It would fast become the social event of the year.
If Dean had been entirely honest with himself, he would have admitted he considered Ethel Rosewater a social-climbing, ambulance-chasing bitch.
Weeks had passed since the two had spoken and the conversation was more social than business.
That wasn't too surprising, considering the fact that she insisted she wasn't a social person.
Their social life was church, they had no television and even when Carmen had attended college, they had requested that she stay at home every night instead of living in a dorm.
She works with social services.
Carmen would want to encourage him in this and Katie would consider it a social achievement.
Did he miss the social life he had in Houston?
Justin says I should get out more, but I came here to take a break from the miseries of social life.
Their greatest social obligation had been the local church fund raiser.
"We were ready to call social services this morning before you showed up," Laurie admitted.
First her Ashley was in the hospital, then a nurse wanted to call social services to take the kids away.
In a variety of ways it does a great deal of social service similar to that of gilds of help. Its administration has always been in the hands of laymen, and it works through local "conferences" or branches, the general council having been suspended because it declined to accept a cardinal as its official head.
Owing to the historical past of Naples, and its social and economic condition at the end of the 17th century, the only study that really flourished there was that of law; and this soon penetrated from the courts to the university, and was raised to the level of a science.
Could you have foreseen that the advent of a technology called "air conditioning" in homes would alter the social fabric of the nation?
Nowadays, the social reformer is cool and hip.
In Wrentham we caught echoes of what was happening in the world--war, alliance, social conflict.
Helen's instincts are decidedly social; she likes to have people about her and to visit her friends, partly, I think, because they always have things she likes to eat.
I desire to speak impartially on this point, and as one not interested in the success or failure of the present economical and social arrangements.
Sometimes I had a companion in my fishing, who came through the village to my house from the other side of the town, and the catching of the dinner was as much a social exercise as the eating of it.
"I often think," she continued after a short pause, drawing nearer to the prince and smiling amiably at him as if to show that political and social topics were ended and the time had come for intimate conversation--"I often think how unfairly sometimes the joys of life are distributed.
In the first moment of Pierre's outburst Anna Pavlovna, despite her social experience, was horror-struck.