In the meantime the wicked step-mother was waiting at home for news of the girl's death, and preparing pancakes for the funeral feast
We will meet,'' he said to Ivanhoe, ``at Coningsburgh, the castle of the deceased Athelstane, since there thy father Cedric holds the funeral feast
for his noble relation.
Healthy cheerfulness and good spirits forming a part of the banquet, I could soak my crusts in the fountain with Le Sage's strolling player, and revel in their glad enjoyment: but sitting down with so many fellow-animals to ward off thirst and hunger as a business; to empty, each creature, his Yahoo's trough as quickly as he can, and then slink sullenly away; to have these social sacraments stripped of everything but the mere greedy satisfaction of the natural cravings; goes so against the grain with me, that I seriously believe the recollection of these funeral feasts
will be a waking nightmare to me all my life.
Well, of all the funeral feasts
on this earth, I suppose the one we are takin' is the queerest.
In this world premiere at Playwrights Horizons, childhood friends who meet over a funeral feast
(see: "The Big Chill") to eulogize a departed member of their group waste considerable stage time catching up on other old friends we never meet.
Aptly, Timon dies offstage, without being reconciled to Athens or to the audience; he dies excluded from life's last feast, the funeral feast
The artists are shown sitting in the suite's empty bed frame, using a camping stove to prepare a funeral feast
It is a much taller post--reaching at least five meters--at the upper end of which one or more jars surrounded by spears are arranged (Photo 10, 11, 12 and 13) It symbolizes a ladder which during the funeral feast
acts as yet another aid in the soul's ascent from earth to paradise, to further honor the deceased.
The find is a complete chariot containing the skeleton of a tribal leader, with the remains of at least 250 cattle, probably slaughtered for the funeral feast
The food and drink remains, she believed, would have been from the funeral feast
"She asked me if I was interested in analyzing the material and I jumped right on it," said McGovern.
That is why over the course of millennia mourning rituals became richly differentiated into liturgy, the lamentations of professional mourners, the funeral feast
RICH in expensive ceramics and containing the remnants of a funeral feast
, the grave was found with 30 other graves, away from the rich, in an area of exclusion, which included prostitutes, criminals, actors and slaves.