Unsurprisingly, Gloria Steinem got a standing ovation for her invocation.
“I wrapped my son with one hand while driving a stick,” Gloria scoffs.
His clients included Kim Novak, Joan Crawford, and Gloria Swanson.
“If women could sleep their way to the top, there would be a lot more women at the top,” observes Gloria Steinem.
Celebrity Name-Drops Jane Fonda, Gloria Steinem, Oprah Winfrey for “reminding me of being authentic.”
“You would have a hard time making Father see that,” put in Gloria, with a smile.
Gloria took off her beret and crammed it into a drawer of her desk.
Gloria had stood what seemed to her an age by the window in her room, looking down upon the card Dinney had left with her.
There was a great deal of paper work needed, Gloria realized.
Note that a hymn may be substituted for the Gloria in excelsis.
c.1600, Latin, literally "thus passes the glory of the world;" perhaps an alteration of a passage in Thomas Á Kempis' "Imitatio Christi" (1471).
Latin for “Thus passes away the glory of the world”; worldly things do not last.