Usage examples for mourn

  1. Such, then, was the nature of Edith's bereavement; and as she mourned over it she did not mourn so much over the reality as over her vanished hope. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  2. They were destined in a few brief weeks also to be desolate survivors- to mourn a Brother dearer still! – Memories of Bethany by John Ross Macduff
  3. Earnestly he prayed that she might be protected from the many dangers she might have to encounter, and though he knew she would mourn his loss, that she might find comfort and he restored in time to happiness. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  4. Weep not, the Lord will support you; the hour of all our relief is near; and let us pray that we may enter heaven, and be guided to eternity in the same way as he whom we mourn so deeply. – With the Boer Forces by Howard C. Hillegas
  5. Any to mourn his loss? – In the Day of Adversity by John Bloundelle-Burton
  6. When we of the Grass Jungle mourn, we do not use words." – Son of Power by Will Levington Comfort and Zamin Ki Dost
  7. The thing makes us laugh, or makes us mourn, just as it happens to hit our humour; but it really matters very little. – My Contemporaries In Fiction by David Christie Murray
  8. Pensive at eve, down by the burn, Where oft the maid they used to hail, The shepherds now are heard to mourn For Lucy Gray of Allendale. – Northumberland Yesterday and To-day by Jean F. Terry
  9. 9. What are the participles of the following verbs, according to the simplest form of conjugation: Repeat, study, return, mourn, seem, rejoice, appear, approach, suppose, think, set, come, rain, stand, know, deceive? – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  10. The battle had been terribly severe, and we had to mourn the loss of nearly a dozen men killed and as many wounded. – With Axe and Rifle by W.H.G. Kingston
  11. His wife had buried him with sorrow, but with a deep sigh of relief that for the future she could mourn him without torment. – Senator North by Gertrude Atherton
  12. Mandans: Women not jealous; Not coy; Obliged to mourn; Apparent modesty; Lower than brutes; " Conjugal love,"; Brides sold. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  13. He of the Good Heart they called him, these Indians who were his people, and mourn him as a chief. – The Maid of the Whispering Hills by Vingie E. Roe
  14. After the fall of the giant twelve women came out of his castle, and when they drew near and saw him dead they laughed from joy; but seeing Fin with his wound they began to mourn. – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  15. The Way to the Pool Then the brave Beowulf replied: Better is it for every one to avenge his friend than that he greatly mourn. – Northland Heroes by Florence Holbrook
  16. Why should you mourn? – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  17. Yet why should I mourn, since I make enough to keep me till the war is ended and my man comes home? – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  18. And did he mourn my loss? – The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander by Frank R. Stockton