He might be a puppet's puppet, but he knew exactly the disposition of the strings.
She would be of age in a day or two, no longer the puppet of her father's will.
It is said in this country, yes, and in others, that the Czar is a puppet.
I myself should be a puppet, a doll, at the beck and call of a master.
"Perhaps I shall see you at your puppet show some evening," he said.