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How to use gravestone in a sentence
Obama’s words stuck with me as I walked along through the ocean of gravestones, pausing occasionally to read the names, the inscriptions, and wonder what each person was like.Celebrating, honoring and remembering America’s LGBTQ veterans | Brody Levesque | November 11, 2022 | Washington Blade
I was placing flowers by my parents’ gravestone, in front of memorials to my grandparents, great-grandparents and sundry uncles and aunts.How the Christmas Stories Call the Church to a Different Vision | N.T. Wright | December 23, 2021 | Time
Looking back, I am so grateful for the time I had not knowing that a gravestone is the closest we will ever get to Bryan.
Elizabeth interferes, in everything from the baby’s gravestone to the lawsuit she pushes forward in order to punish Eva.Pieces of a Woman Features a Superb Performance From Vanessa Kirby, If You Can Bear to Watch It | Stephanie Zacharek | January 8, 2021 | Time
Also, Killer Blues did not make a gravestone for Gatemouth Brown.Blues Musicians in Unmarked Graves Are Finally Getting Some Respect | Malcolm Jones | January 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He kneeled by the gravestone of Corporal James Cavaco and placed a rock on top of it.
But within a year he came up with his best-ever idea—encapsulated in an equation that he said he wanted on his gravestone.
His gravestone, which read "Ich hab's gewagt," or "I have dared," was taken down, according to Germany's Spiegel Online.
Soon the gravestone disappeared under all the floral tributes.
I copied it myself from a gravestone in the churchyard of the village of Wingfield, Suffolk.
As he entered the suburb, he drew up by the statuary of whom he had purchased his mother's gravestone.
A marriage there was—God yet will proclaim the right—and the name of Beaufort shall be yet placed on my mother's gravestone.
Even the gravestone of Catherine, half in moonlight, half in shadow, appeared to him to wear a smile.
This was the first time I had been struck by an allegorical gravestone of a pronounced character.In Search Of Gravestones Old And Curious | W.T. (William Thomas) Vincent
British Dictionary definitions for gravestone
a stone marking a grave and usually inscribed with the name and dates of the person buried
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