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The more uneducated nouveaux riches are beginning to afford the more expensive weddings, which is sad because they have the means to plan such a wedding, but have no sense of appreciation for fine taste and such a wedding concept.
The nouveaux riches, recent lottery winners and the like, can thus only dream of getting in the driver's seat.
THE nouveaux riches of Clermont host the old guard of Munster this afternoon, and whatever has happened at Adams Park, where Wasps play Llanelli beforehand, there will still be all to play for in Pool Five of the Heineken Cup for these two, writes Geoffrey Riddle.
In Egypt, on the other hand, there developed a pervasive Islamist movement with a conservative moral vision, populist language, patriarchal disposition, and an adherence to scripture; engulfed by the pervasive Islamist mood, major actors in Egyptian society--the intelligentsia, the nouveaux riches, Muslim women activists, al-Azhar university, the ruling elites and the state--all converged around nationalist ideologies and conservative moral ethos.
Many Liverpool supporters, having seen their side so dominant in the past and having seen themselves usurped by the nouveaux riches Londoners have taken Chelsea's recent rise up the football hierarchy the most personally.
Tiffany's luxurious diamond encrusted orchids, wonderful scent bottles and diamond necklaces satisfied the yearnings of America's nouveaux riches who had risen on the tide of oil and railroad money to social eminence with lavish houses on Fifth Avenue and enough in their bank balances to purchase an English aristocrat for their daughters.
Let's assume for the sake of argument that Arsenal bulked up this serendipitous molehill into a mountain of innuendo because they saw an opportunity to put one over their nouveaux riches London rivals.
The 'majority' of Monro's clients were either from the 'middling' or 'lower ranks' of society or from the nouveaux riches.
Those monkeys sitting on the Vietnamese porters' backs are there because a growing army of nouveaux riches with disposable income want them.
By the time Nigerians put the pieces of the drama together, it turned out that it was the climax of a macabre dance between Governor Ngige (a 54-year-old medical doctor) and his 39-year-old barely literate political godfather, Chief Chris Uba, one of the many nouveaux riches that strut around Nigeria.
They include Ibrahim Kamel Abu Einein, a leader among the nouveaux riches, who owns more than 20 companies ranging from construction to manufacture of cosmetics.
Mordaunt Crook's The Rise of the Nouveaux Riches ([pound]15.