mourning in a sentence
Example sentences for mourning
Grief and mourning occur during the period of bereavement.
Mourning the dead took all night in one tiny neighborhood this evening.
Not everyone is mourning the decline of tenure, though.
Mourning doves, cactus wrens, and hundreds of bees sip from the edges.
Cactus wrens call and mourning doves flutter in and out of the skirts.
We can be grateful that fewer military families are mourning a loss from this decade's wars.
However, there are certain stages to the process of mourning.
But he has pulled out of the race for the agriculture job, and they are in mourning.
The official mourning process is still an almost daily ritual.
Mourning sites dedicated to people, and every day their friends come and write to them.
The decencies of mourning mean that media and political opponents are behaving gently.
He's had a lonely life, isn't good at anything and is in mourning for his grandfather.
We have a lot of mourning doves here but few pigeons.
But on weekends, when there are no funerals, grief and mourning become more free-form.
On the bull's burial day, city residents surged into the streets to observe this occasion of national mourning.
People who attend mourning ceremonies in government offices are rewarded with free food.
Layton had and that is why the country is mourning him.
As a trending topic, the window of time for mourning is shrinking steadily.
Down in the hollow was the mourning dove-it was not too late for him.
They made a brave show of their mourning, their hatred unvoiced.
Common pain, common tears and common mourning are able to change it.
In the vast, still-streaming house of windows, children in mourning looked at marvelous pictures.
Whatever accusations were made by newspapers and those mourning in the streets, there were other opinions.
But he cannot help mourning the lost years and opportunities.
Mourning doves delight with their haunting coo and mottled gray plumage.
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