Usage examples for funeral

  1. I didn't use to understand you; but we got well enough acquainted at Father's funeral, and I do, now. – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  2. He seemed sometimes like a man preparing for his own funeral. – The Squire's Daughter by Silas K(itto) Hocking
  3. Last time I was here was Mrs Sinico's funeral. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  4. Tell me your wishes about the funeral. – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  5. An' as fine a funeral as any woman could ask fer! – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  6. The only thing is, she will probably wish to attend her father's funeral, which takes place to- morrow. – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  7. I even thought of Mary and the funeral. – Joe Wilson and His Mates by Henry Lawson
  8. He could not reach home in time for the funeral, even if he started at once. – The Truants by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  9. It reminded her of Mr. Longcluse's visit on the night of the funeral. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  10. The occasion is like a funeral. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  11. There was a funeral within. – An American Girl Abroad by Adeline Trafton
  12. Still there are lots of big men in this town whose sudden death would make a noise more like a home- run than a funeral. – The Gray Mask by Wadsworth Camp
  13. I have told you already that it was an empty house and not a stick of furniture in it, save what we carried there- so you will see that all this affair must have been arranged a long time before, for the black hangings were all made to fit the room, and upon them they hung black candlesticks with yellow candles in them- as melancholy as those used for a funeral, and just the same kind, so far as I could see. – The Man Who Drove the Car by Max Pemberton
  14. It was the first funeral I have ever attended. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  15. I have not seen him since the day after Lord Ongar's funeral. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  16. Let us also build Kamala's funeral pile on the same hill on which I had then built my wife's funeral pile. – Siddhartha by Herman Hesse
  17. " Well," Park retorted, " it'll be your own funeral if yuh get fired. – The Lure of the Dim Trails by by (AKA B. M. Sinclair) B. M. Bower
  18. The funeral is day after to- morrow, and we shall stay of course. – Gypsy's Cousin Joy by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
  19. After the funeral, what they alone upon earth knew brought them together. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  20. He could remember when she had died, although he couldn't remember ever having attended the funeral. – Anything You Can Do by Gordon Randall Garrett