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The dynamic is, in part, a testament to Kerry’s role as an elder statesman who is greeted with open arms by heads of government in foreign capitals.John Kerry Is Bringing America Back Into the Climate Fight|Justin Worland/Naples. Italy|October 28, 2021|Time
He’s the elder statesman of this coaching staff, and he sees himself as the bridge from where Oklahoma State was to where it wants to be.Oklahoma State Football Is Trying To Reach New Heights With A Familiar Game Plan|Richard Johnson|June 25, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Canada, an elder statesman of education policy, is the longtime president of the Harlem Children’s Zone, which has provided holistic support to dozens of thousands of underserved students.Tyree Boyd-Pates In Conversation With Geoffrey Canada: 'America's Future Is Predicated on Knowing the Full History'|Geoffrey Canada|August 20, 2020|Time
“Hurting others or destroying property is not the answer,” the elder Brown had said last week in a public-service video.
Our escort, Hajji Zalwar Khan, is the chief elder in charge of the valley council.
As another elder in the valley put it—perhaps more succinctly—“emotions are for women.”
He speaks of her much as he might of his elder son, the SEAL.For Next AG, Obama Picks a Quiet Fighter With a Heavy Punch|Michael Daly|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
William Kristol, the editor of The Weekly Standard, was in rare agreement with the elder Paul.Republican Hawks Already Have a War Plan for ISIS, Ukraine, and Obama|Eli Lake|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Here the speaker, putting her hand before her mouth, coughed again, and looked affectionately at the elder Mr. Weller.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
“My sister is passionately fond of children,” said the elder lady, in smiling apology.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Lawrence Hyde, earl of Rochester, died; deservedly respected as an able statesman.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
"All right, Pater," you would say, and leave the matter in the hands of the elder generation.
You see, your two elder brothers went to the University, but then we could find them family livings.