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How dare they insult our High Priestess of Perfection, Saint Spears?Britney Spears's Music Is Used to Fight Off Somali Pirates (Stop Laughing)|Kevin Fallon|October 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
After steeping in this environment for a year, Sontag became the high priestess of French avant-garde culture.Must Reads: Kennedy, Sontag and Paris, ‘A Partial History of Lost Causes,’ ‘City of Bohane,’ ‘Flatscreen’|Lauren Elkin, Mythili Rao, Drew Toal, Nicholas Mancusi|April 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
"I'd love to tackle Melisandre," said Benioff of Book 2's malevolent red priestess.Game of Thrones: 10 Secrets About HBO's Adaptation|Jace Lacob|April 4, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And God help America when our high priestess of chit chat, Oprah, wraps her long-running weep-fest later this year.
The descendant of a Louisiana voodoo priestess, she has always been a star with a penchant for publicity.
Again, the following account of the “cup-bearing” priestess had been received traditionally by them.
"Come in," summoned the Priestess of Argo, and he turned into a windowless cabin and stopped one step beyond the threshold.
The Priestess' hands reached for the flying jewel, followed its arc as she screamed toward the water.
The idea occurred to me first when I was talking to the priestess and she first mentioned that there were spies from Aptor.
It doesn't sound too sisterly a thing to me to forsake the young priestess if there is no jewel in it for her.