EFF had sponsored meetings such as “Computers, Freedom and Privacy” and the CPSR Roundtable.
That meeting was the occasion of my spending a few days under the same roof with her.
Although Grundtvig earnestly desired that these meetings should actually be what they were designed to be, meetings of friends for mutual help and enlightenment, his own part in them was naturally important.
The public meeting was the real executive.
The public meeting was at the same time a court of justice.
Confucius was present as master of ceremonies on the part of Lu, and the meeting was professedly pacific.
Dmitri wondered, for he could not remember what hehad promised, but he answered by letter that he would do his utmostnot to let himself be provoked “by vileness,” but that, although hehad a deep respect for the elder and for his brother Ivan, he wasconvinced that the meeting was either a trap for him or an unworthyfarce.
But the meeting of the two great founders at Rome in 1216 is an historical event of great importance; for the example of the Franciscans caused the adoption of the life of poverty by the Dominicans also.
see Session, § 42: === Page 27 ============================================================ (a) When it does not close the session, the business interrupted by the adjournment is the first in order after the reading of the minutes at the next meeting, and is treated the same as if there had been no adjournment; an adjourned meeting being legally the continuation of the meeting of which it is an adjournment.
If the meeting is merely a public assembly called together to consider some special subject, it is customary at this stage of the proceedings for some one to offer a series of resolutions previously prepared, or else to move the appointment of a committee to prepare resolutions upon the subject.
The approaching annual stockholder's meeting which hitherto had been a one-man affair and a formality, his father doing all the voting, would be now a combination of voters, his brother presiding, his sisters very likely represented by their husbands, and he not there at all.
=A BUSINESS VISIT NOT AN INTRODUCTION= A lady who goes to see another to get a reference for a servant, or to ask her aid in an organization for charity, would never consider such a meeting as an introduction, even though they talked for an hour.
The group had a floating membership, but usually numberedabout a dozen; its meetings were an excuse to eat and drink, and to exchangehacker lore and gossip.
"Meeting is three days hence, my lady," Thame said. "
CHAPTER: 34 MATERIALIZING A PALACE IN THE HIMALAYAS "Babaji's first meeting with Lahiri Mahasaya is an enthralling story, and one of the few which gives us a detailed glimpse of the deathless guru."
The meeting between them, of which other persons, as it is hinted elsewhere, seem to have been acquainted, must have been a very affecting interview.
The first meeting with her, when I entered the drawing-room, was a hard trial to her self-control and to mine.