The Dowager Duchess of Waveney, though she kept open house
for members of Parliament, would have drawn the line at monkeys.
He lived in a magnificent hotel and was one of the matadors of finance, did business with Ouvrard, kept open house
, and led the scandalous life of the period,--the life of a Cincinnatus, on sacks of corn harvested without trouble, stolen rations, "little houses" full of mistresses, in which were given splendid fetes to the Directors of the Republic.
Ajayi was very strongly committed to the ideal of the university as a self-regulating community, and when he later went to Lagos as Vice Chancellor, he kept open house
at his official residence for all members and employees of the university on New Year's Day.
He and Freda kept open house
for any Army officers who were on leave.
James, she kept open house
with a library, gambling rooms, music, conversation, wine, and food, attracting a diverse company of intellectuals, politicians, and aristocrats.
Rosa all kept open House
seats in Democratic hands.
Populist presidents, like Jackson, kept open house
Divorcee Mandy Power was a 'sexual adventurer' who had a series of casual and serious lovers and kept open house
at her home.
The Victoria Ground is just across the road and before matches Phil, 32, kept open house
for everyone, visiting fans included.
She kept open house
at her palace in the Park and liked nothing better than to visit with her people.
Freda and Wallace Aykroyd kept open house
there for officers like himself.
She led a complex life and kept open house
at her Clydach address.