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But as if divining her intention, the elders gathered in an accusing squad in front of her.
THE SECRET OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
It's the elders' business, an' between you an' me, I don't think it's going on much longer.
AMERICAN NOTESRUDYARD KIPLING
St. Paul, in his address to the elders of Ephesus, refers to the discouragements he has had to encounter.
I heard something each day almost from the elders, or the old women of the tribe.
MY DARK COMPANIONSHENRY M. STANLEY
As for the elders, they did not look a day older, and all were in robust health.
THE DINGO BOYSG. MANVILLE FENN
He found that to be the case when he and Alec again joined their elders.
THE GREAT AIRSHIP.F. S. BRERETON
Consequently, they become self-willed, and have little respect for their elders.
PEEPS AT MANY LANDS: NORWAYA.F. MOCKLER-FERRYMAN
The conspirators had a good many friends in the two assemblies, especially among the "Elders."
AN INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF WESTERN EUROPEJAMES HARVEY ROBINSON
The discussion is thus one big tissue of simulation, and is carried on in succession by the elders on each side.
THE MANBOS OF MINDANOJOHN M. GARVAN
In the main, he will be a good boy,—not that he is going quite to walk according to the counsels of his elders.
MY WIFE AND IHARRIET BEECHER STOWE