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blue blood

said to flow in the veins of the nobility. [Western Cult.: Brewer Dictionary]
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Although it still calls itself the world's oldest blueblood publisher, it is difficult to imagine any longer the aristocracy taking the former bible of upper-classness too seriously.
The American-bred colt is hardly typical of a Godolphin equine blueblood, having passed through the sales ring for just 15,500 as a yearling before being bought by the Dubai team at the start of this year.
Proud papa Stephen Crisman and sister Langley, 14, also took in the fashions, as did the requisite quota of European blueblood progeny.
The Lindsay that emerges here is not a likeable character; he is a patrician, Yale-educated blueblood, longing to do right by the city's underprivileged, but totally uneducated about how to conduct New York City politics and oblivious to the concerns of the city's middle and working classes.
Perhaps because Meisel recently took up residence in LA, it seems he wants to understand what's mesmerizing and hysterical about being so disconcerted, and what the city has to do with it: This certainly isn't East Coast blueblood, but it's not simply LA glamour run amok either.
The California Association of Independent Schools, its tone set by the blueblood academies, opposes Prop.
Soon he was touring in country music blueblood Carlene Carter's band.
Howard received the Chairman's Blueblood award for his service to the club over the past 10 years.
John Gosden''s patient attitude can pay off though and this 10-furlong trip looks an excellent starting point for this blueblood.
John Gosden's patient attitude can pay off though and this 10-furlong trip looks an excellent starting point for this blueblood.
Highlights include the range of shades in the Nail Lacquers, Hyperion, Blueblood, Endless Night (EUR12.
However, the Italian blueblood, whose ancient family has ties to Pope Innocenzo XII, fired back Monday, calling Sayigh a shakedown artist - and an "unattractive" one at that.