One can only hope he will accept his accolades with the grace and self-possession he has now.
For Ann Romney, let self-possession begin with something in a nice, bracing solid.
Our shock is not from indecency, but from the absence of self-possession, the ultimate bourgeois possession.
British-born, he had a level of self-possession that seemed virtually Bond-like in the urbanity vacuum of CBS prime time.
"No—no; it was those jewels," replied Bertha, who had not yet recovered her self-possession.
He always maintained his ordinary coolness and self-possession.
Lucinda found her voice all at once, but hardly her self-possession.
But Richard did not lose his self-possession, and hastily threw off his clothes.
He needed all the self-possession he had been years acquiring not to throw himself at her knees and declare his passion to her.
What amazed me most where all amazed me was her self-possession.