I thought maybe I wasn't high society material.
I called an historical society, or two.
Just because she knew there was a shadow society didn't mean everyone she ran into was part of it!
He wasn't curious about the existence of an Immortal society, only about what she intended to do, now that she knew it existed.
The disaster that remained of the Immortal society and its Council was evidence.
You take the bounty off Rhyn's head and readmit him to whatever weird immortal society you belong to AND I get to leave whenever I want.
"The Immortal society is not like a human.s, Katherine," he scolded.
"It's actually a wealthy, highly advanced society," Evelyn said with a chuckle.
Having spent enough time on the ship to understand the odd society, she knew better than to charge in and handle what he would consider his duty.
Think of it as a tribal warrior society that's kinda backwards or antiquated in its customs.
While these endeavors had produced zero income, the activities endeared him to the local ladies of the historical society who fluttered around the dapper gentleman like chicks at feed time.
Miss Worthington's a big mucky-muck in the historical society, he said, for Edith Shipton's benefit.
She was a do-gooder and a society lady, married a minister.
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.
She was a risk for revealing the Immortal society to the human world or alerting the demons as to where Kris's strongholds were.
He spoke of Jeffrey Byrne's modest contributions to country, town, family and society in general, information probably learned only hours earlier.
Parkside was nothing more than an innocent battleground for disreputable elements of our society, at war with one another.
The Anasazi, "The Ancient Ones," as the present day Navajo call them, built cities and a society for 13 centuries before abandoning this high Sonoran desert, all before Columbus ever set sail.
He knew one way of life, and that way had no place in the peaceful society she hoped to return to.
"I will drop you and your cat off at the humane society!" she said, starting to believe he was serious.
"You are what's wrong with society today," she grumbled.
The Society of St Vincent de Paul was founded by Frederic Ozanam and others in 1833, in reply to a charge brought by some free-thinking contemporaries that the church no longer had the strength to inaugurate a practical enterprise.
A Congregational society was founded in 1662, and its old church, dating from 1702, stood until 1906.
In 1815, while living at Saint Clairsville, Ohio, he organized an antislavery association, known as the "Union Humane Society," which within a few months had a membership of more than five hundred men.
And say the net cost to society of having a gallon of polluted water dumped into the river—the cleanup cost, or the economic impact of the gallon of dirty water—is $10.
The company should insure its workers because if uninsured workers end up in the ER, the burden falls on society, not the company.
One way that society keeps a lid on the powder keg of tension between the rich and poor is through the welfare state.
Our friend, Mr. Alden, the editor of Harper's was there, and of course we enjoyed his society very much....
But I must not waste my time wishing idle wishes; and after all my ancient friends are very wise and interesting, and I usually enjoy their society very much indeed.
It is impossible to isolate a child in the midst of society, so that he shall not be influenced by the beliefs of those with whom he associates.
Can we not do without the society of our gossips a little while under these circumstances--have our own thoughts to cheer us?
I had withdrawn so far within the great ocean of solitude, into which the rivers of society empty, that for the most part, so far as my needs were concerned, only the finest sediment was deposited around me.
Sometimes, having had a surfeit of human society and gossip, and worn out all my village friends, I rambled still farther westward than I habitually dwell, into yet more unfrequented parts of the town, "to fresh woods and pastures new," or, while the sun was setting, made my supper of huckleberries and blueberries on Fair Haven Hill, and laid up a store for several days.
Only Countess Helene, considering the society of such people as the Bergs beneath her, could be cruel enough to refuse such an invitation.
The society gathered together at the governor's was the best in Voronezh.
"Well, you know, Maman," Nicholas interposed, knowing how to translate things into his mother's language, "Prince Alexander Golitsyn has founded a society and in consequence has great influence, they say."