Will you say twenty years hence, "That's the grave of Catherine Earnshaw?
She sang Handel and Haydn to the family of evenings, and engaged in a large piece of worsted work, as if she had been born to the business and as if this kind of life was to continue with her until she should sink to the grave in a polite old age, leaving regrets and a great quantity of consols behind her--as if there were not cares and duns, schemes, shifts, and poverty waiting outside the park gates, to pounce upon her when she issued into the world again.
Now, Mr. Earnshaw did not understand jokes from his children: he had always been strict and grave with them; and Catherine, on her part, had no idea why her father should be crosser and less patient in his ailing condition than he was in his prime.
Tired though we all were, two were sent out for firewood; two more were set to dig a grave for Redruth; the doctor was named cook; I was put sentry at the door; and the captain himself went from one to another, keeping up our spirits and lending a hand wherever it was wanted.
My sight forthwith I turn’d And mark’d, behind the virgin mother’s form, Upon that side, where he, that mov’d me, stood, Another story graven on the rock.
He had put it upon the poor “crazy woman’s” grave at his own expense, after FyodorPavlovitch, whom he had often pestered about the grave, had gone toOdessa, abandoning the grave and all his memories.
It was too much that he should be taken to the grave without some token from the men whom he had robbed and befooled.
Here she was, with her wretched health, and her only darling child going down to the grave before her eyes;”—and Marie routed up Mammy nights, and rumpussed and scolded, with more energy than ever, all day, on the strength of this new misery.
She now skipped irreverently from one grave to another; until coming to the broad, flat, armorial tombstone of a departed worthy--perhaps of Isaac Johnson himself--she began to dance upon it.
All the old memories and associations died down again and passed into the grave from which they had been resurrected.
And six years -- why we may all be in our graves by that BATHSHEBA TALKS WITH OAK time, even if Mr. Troy does not come back again, which he may not impossibly do!
He was kneeling by a tomb of white marble, and the shadow of a veiled woman rose out of the grave beneath and waited by his side.
01:035:020 And Jacob set a pillar upon her grave: that is the pillar of Rachel's grave unto this day.
Laurie dug a grave under the ferns in the grove, little Pip was laid in, with many tears by his tender-hearted mistress, and covered with moss, while a wreath of violets and chickweed was hung on the stone which bore his epitaph, composed by Jo while she struggled with the dinner.
Under the wan wild evening light, that woman and I were met together again, a grave between us, the dead about us, the lonesome hills closing us round on every side.
Enter in His grave into the rest from self and its work--the rest of God.
On the eighteenth day he was laid in the grave beside Patroklos, his dear friend, and over them both the Greeks raised a barrow that was wondered at in the after-times.'
There's more of gravy than of grave about you, whatever you are!'
But my mistress (being her aunt) settled it with her friends in the country (Cumberland, I think) that she should be buried there, in the same grave along with her mother.
You were at the funeral, Mr. Bruff; you saw how everybody loved her; you saw the poor helpless people crying at her grave over the loss of their best friend.
And from the lesser orb the goodliest light, With gentle voice and mild, such as perhaps The angel’s once to Mary, thus replied: “Long as the joy of Paradise shall last, Our love shall shine around that raiment, bright, As fervent; fervent, as in vision blest; And that as far in blessedness exceeding, As it hath grave beyond its virtue great.
40:027:051 And, behold, the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom; and the earth did quake, and the rocks rent; 40:027:052 And the graves were opened; and many bodies of the saints which slept arose, 40:027:053 And came out of the graves after his resurrection, and went into the holy city, and appeared unto many.
The lonely church, right out on the marshes, with graves round it!”