Kelley and her husband hired a prominent lawyer, abbe Lowell.
As abbe wades through her grief and her history, her marriage with Greg begins to fall apart.
Lead defense attorney abbe Lowell looked worried at the end of the 17th day of testimony at the John Edwards trial.
Defense attorney abbe Lowell is a wiry man who seems to never stop moving when he speaks in a courtroom.
And how, exactly, does lead defense attorney abbe Lowell plan to do that?
abbe Mouret smiled and related in a few words how strangely Jeanbernat had received him.
On his side the abbe studied Samuel Brohl without seeming to do so.
The abbe Cornille wiped both her eyes with a bit of cotton, which he afterwards put into one of the little cornets of paper.
He could not breathe until the abbe had freed him from his obtrusive society.
"I did not come to frighten you, for I shall never speak of this to any one in the world," said the abbe.
1520s, title given in France to "every one who wears an ecclesiastical dress," especially one having no assigned ecclesiastical duty, from French abbé, from Late Latin abbatem, accusative of abbas (see abbot).