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mother superior

the head of a community of nuns
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But there's more to the nasty glint in the Mother Superior's stare and sneer than meets the eye.
Experts say that dependency has dissuaded mother superiors from taking accusations from their sisters up the chain of command, since the bishop could retaliate against the congregation if he has a greater interest in protecting his priest.
Van Cartier becomes engaged in a battle of wills with the order's Mother Superior, but finds purpose in transforming the hopeless convent choir into a sensational chorus.
The teacher--whose name was withheld--told the court that in July 2014 she was called into a meeting with the mother superior, who asked her to clarify rumors that she was living with a female partner.
The special menu is divided into four courses: Curtain Call, Act 1, Intermission and Final Curtain Call Detective Clarkson Three fish aspic (mousse) with balsamic caviar (PS4.95) Vince LaRocca Chicken cornflakes with tomato and sweet chilli porridge (PS5.95) Mother Superior French potato patty with Indian Chickpeas (PS7.95) Bishop O'Hara Holy Smoke 10oz Rib Eye or Sirloin (PS21.95) Sauces: Baa Baa Balti PS1.50; Peppercorn PS1.50; Gorgonzola PS2.50 Sister Mary Patrick Spinach infused spaghetti in a chicken and mushroom carbonara sauce (PS12.95) Deloris Van Cartier Spaghetti with vegetables in a puttanesca sauce (PS9.95) Final Curtain Lt.
Peter (Miller) is a rebellious orphan who stands up to the nuns in charge with his best pal Nibs (Lewis), even though the Mother Superior (Burke) is so mean she could get a part-time job as a baddie in Oliver Twist.
Helen Cash was amazing as a stern Mother Superior, and Noel Harris hit the right tone as the Monsignor.
Official sources said the second Mother Superior after Mother Teresa was suffering from some cardiac ailment for some time and had been staying at a home near St John's Church at Sealdah.
And it's the chorus of nuns, led by the sweetly-voiced Mother Superior (Sharon Whitehead), who carry this show to its sparkling in all senses of the word finale.
As she is preparing to become a nun, the Mother Superior insists she first visit her only living relative.