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Search phrase: mourning

Plays

 22 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
HamletHam I.ii.88To give these mourning duties to your father.To giue these mourning duties to your Father:
Henry VH5 I.ii.158And she a mourning widow of her nobles,And shee a mourning Widdow of her Nobles,
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iv.1Enter Gloucester and his men in mourning cloaksEnter Duke Humfrey and his Men in Mourning Cloakes.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.iv.22Still lamenting and mourning for Suffolk's death?Still lamenting and mourning for Suffolkes death?
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.160And wrap our bodies in black mourning gowns,And wrap our bodies in blacke mourning Gownes,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.vi.19Had left no mourning widows for our death;Hed left no mourning Widdowes for our death,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.229Tell him my mourning weeds are laid aside,Tell him, my mourning weeds are layde aside,
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.i.104‘ Tell him,’ quoth she, ‘ my mourning weeds are done,Tell him (quoth she) / My mourning Weedes are done,
Julius CaesarJC III.i.288Here is a mourning Rome, a dangerous Rome,Heere is a mourning Rome, a dangerous Rome,
Julius CaesarJC V.iii.92Lo, yonder, and Titinius mourning it.Loe yonder, and Titinius mourning it.
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.185Away with mourning, Philippe, wipe thine eyes!Away with mourning Phillip, wipe thine eies
King LearKL IV.iv.26My mourning and importuned tears hath pitied.My mourning, and important teares hath pittied:
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.739And though the mourning brow of progenyAnd though the mourning brow of progenie
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.803My woeful self up in a mourning house,My wofull selfe vp in a mourning house,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.52The thrice three Muses mourning for the deathLis. The thrice three Muses, mourning for the death
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.203Maintain a mourning ostentation,Maintaine a mourning ostentation,
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iii.1.2four with tapers, all wearing mourningfoure with Tapers.
Richard IIR2 V.vi.51March sadly after. Grace my mournings hereMarch sadly after, grace my mourning heere,
The TempestTem V.i.13And the remainder mourning over them,And the remainder mourning ouer them,
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.73Hail, Rome, victorious in thy mourning weeds!Haile Rome: / Victorious in thy Mourning Weedes:
Titus AndronicusTit II.iv.57O, could our mourning ease thy misery.Oh could our mourning ease thy misery.
Titus AndronicusTit V.iii.195No funeral rite, nor man in mourning weed,No Funerall Rite, nor man in mournfull Weeds:

Poems

 5 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.a29 Lucrece attired in mourning habit, demanded the cause of her Lucrece attired in mourning habite, demanded the cause of her
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1585 Who finds his Lucrece clad in mourning black, Who finds his LVCRECE clad in mourning black,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1744 About the mourning and congealed face About the mourning and congealed face
SonnetsSonn.132.9 As those two mourning eyes become thy face. As those two morning eyes become thy face:
SonnetsSonn.132.11 To mourn for me, since mourning doth thee grace, To mourne for me since mourning doth thee grace,

Glossary

 8 result(s).
anthemsong of mourning, hymn of grief
complaininglamentation, sorrowing, mourning
cypresstype of lightweight fabric, gauze cloth, crape material [when black, used in mourning]
devil wear black, let theto hell with mourning!
dirgefuneral song, song of mourning
knelldeath-knell, mourning song
mourninglyin a spirit of mourning
sorrowmourning, lamentation

Thesaurus

 11 result(s).
mourningsorrow
mourningcomplaining
mourning songknell
mourning, cloth used incypress
mourning, in a spirit ofmourningly
mourning, song ofdirge
mourning, song ofanthem
song of mourningknell
song of mourninganthem
song of mourningdirge
spirit of mourning, in amourningly
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