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It was only this month, for example, that the last widow of a Civil War soldier died.
Lewin, the Illinois pawnbroker, told me about a widow in her 70s who has been coming to him every month for years, getting a $200 or $300 loan on a nice piece of jewelry to tide her over before her next Social Security check comes in.It’s easy to assume pawnshops are doing great in the pandemic. It’s also wrong.|Emily Stewart|November 30, 2020|Vox
Here’s royalty in the presence of Edith Royal, the widow of iconic coach Darrell Royal.Once obvious and thrilling, three college football coaching hires have lost their luster|Chuck Culpepper|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
In this sad and funny memoir, she shares the experience of mothering her son as a new widow.After losing two loved ones to covid-19, I turned to books. Here are 15 titles that helped me cope.|Zibby Owens|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
Sahar’s new husband was a widow and sought a second wife who would raise his three children and take care of domestic tasks such as cleaning and cooking.
As many as one-sixth of the genocide survivors were widowed.
Twice widowed by kings and betrothed to a third, her dream is well on its way to becoming reality.Valar Morghulis: Game of Thrones’ Women Are Going to Rule the World|Scott Bixby|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The killing of a widowed mother of 10 has been hanging over Gerry Adams for 40 years.Sinn Fein Boss Gerry Adams Wanted This Murder Bust|Ed Moloney|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Marriage for example was shown to lead to a longer life, compared to being widowed or divorced.Can Being With Your Family on Thanksgiving Actually Kill You?|Kent Sepkowitz|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He was making the trip to visit his recently widowed mother.Two Chickens, an Old Guitar, and a Group of Strangers: A Life-Changing Feast in Brazil|Annabel Langbein|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One of her humours was to unite the son of her minister, with a niece of the widowed Queen of Saint Germain's.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
He explained that he was the only son of a widowed mother, but even his great love for her could not check him.Ways of War and Peace|Delia Austrian
This family now consists of the widowed mother, five sons, (of whom Asaad is the third) and two or three daughters.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe
Some of these were single ladies; others had been widowed, either by death or request.From Place to Place|Irvin S. Cobb
Over this vision a shadow came, and I saw the house-place at the Hanyards, with our widowed Kate alone in her sorrow.The Yeoman Adventurer|George W. Gough