I know not what the world is coming to, when young maids may flout their elders.
Who cared what three half-grown boys did, while the elders were busy with their Mysteries.
But in those days boys were expected to be silent in the presence of their elders.
They are victims of their elders' folly, of our carelessness as to their environment.
The days when men bore their guns to church were now but a memory among the elders.
It's the elders' business, an' between you an' me, I don't think it's going on much longer.
He was baptized by Robert McLaren, one of the elders of the church.
I went among them, accompanied only by an interpreter, and asked where their sultan and elders were.
But here are young men who will find the fire if their elders bring the brains.
This being disapproved of by the elders, the door was kept carefully closed.