Sentence Examples


  • The graves lay before them near the edge of a cliff.
  • Not long since I read his epitaph in the old Lincoln burying-ground, a little on one side, near the unmarked graves of some British grenadiers who fell in the retreat from Concord--where he is styled "Sippio Brister"--Scipio Africanus he had some title to be called--"a man of color," as if he were discolored.
  • I choose the graves of my little ones far more carefully.
  • On Sunday morning Marya Dmitrievna invited her visitors to Mass at her parish church--the Church of the Assumption built over the graves of victims of the plague.
  • He ignored them and went to a place only he knew, stopping when he was atop the graves he sought.