"Well, there are funerals going on all the time," said Dan.
"People don't go to funerals for the fun of it," said Felicity severely.
The upper window from which the funeral
could be well seen was in the room occupied by Mr.
First came an old man and women, like chief mourners at a funeral
, attired from head to foot in the deepest black, all but their pale features and hoary hair; he leaning on a staff, and supporting her decrepit form with his nerveless arm.
Josiah Graves, churchwarden and manager of the bank, came back to dinner at the vicarage after the funeral
. The blinds had been drawn up, and Philip, against his will, felt a curious sensation of relief.
Asks me to invite everybody to come to the funeral
-- wants me to make 'em all welcome.
had at all times a remarkable attraction for Mr.
Gillis called Anne aside into a vacant room before the funeral
procession left the house, and gave her a small packet.
I'd seen Leslie's face at her brother's funeral
and at her father's funeral--and now it seemed to me I was seeing it at her own funeral
On the night before the funeral
he was as drunk as ever; and it was shocking, in that house of mourning, to hear him singing away at his ugly old sea-song; but weak as he was, we were all in the fear of death for him, and the doctor was suddenly taken up with a case many miles away and was never near the house after my father's death.
When Desiree returned in the evening, she told the poor girl that the convoi was arranged for the following morning, that she had ordered all in the most economical way, but that thirty-five francs were the lowest sou for which the funeral
could be had.
Wilcox had desired her, when the funeral
should be over, to forward the enclosed.