eulogy


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eulogy

a formal speech or piece of writing praising a person or thing, esp a person who has recently died
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He voices a genuine love of Nature, like Wither often in the pastoral form; but his best-known poem is the 'Horatian Ode upon Cromwell's Return from Ireland,' containing the famous eulogy of King Charles' bearing at his execution.
Huntsman wrote in a 2015 autobiography of the idea of hearing one's own eulogy.
Former Newcastle striker Alan Shearer gave a eulogy, thanking Freddy for bringing him back to his hometown team.
We pray that this is not the last Senate when the next martial law is declared,' former Senator Edgar Ilarde said in his eulogy.
Tina struggles through her eulogy, and is relieved when Shirley arrives just in time to say goodbye to her mum.
His findings were used to write a eulogy for Wittbrodt and a lesson plan titled "The Army Engineers: Challenges at the Anzio Beachhead.
He joined the Nation of Islam in 1964, later converting to Sunni Islam: "Muhammad Ali had the courage to say no to Farrakhan and leave the anti-Semitism and homophobia of that part of Islam, and eventually to draw sustenance from the Sufi approach to Islam - the ultimate in a love-oriented religion," explained Rabbi Michael Lerner, editor of Tikkun magazine, in an eulogy reprinted in Haaretz.
TUNIS (TAP)- A solemn ceremony was held, on Wednesday in the Carthage palace, during which the President of the Republic delivered an eulogy in honour of the twelve martyrs of the presidential guard, martyred in Tuesday's terrorist attack against their bus in Tunis.
This is a eulogy for our poetry nights at the bookstore.
Obama spoke deeply about faith, race and gun control and the Confederate flag - a symbol of black oppression - in his eulogy for the friend he simply called "Clem".
Mr Obama ended his eulogy for the Reverend Clementa Pinckney, singing Amazing Grace and also reading out the names of the nine victims.
Naturally, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's eulogy received much of the media coverage.