The rain had stopped, and the landscape around the graveyard was dotted with reflective pools.
The room was as still as a graveyard despite the dozen Guardians there.
It is pleasant to record that the graveyard of those officers who fell in the Kabul campaign of 1879-1880, which lies at the northern end of the Bemaru ridge, is not uncared for.
The anthills in one valley are so close together "that they somewhat resemble a gigantic graveyard" (Sir William Garstin).
On the summit of Osengal Hill, about a mile to the west of the town, a graveyard of early Saxon settlers was discovered during the cutting of the railway.
He 1 In accordance with his own wish he was buried in a small graveyard rather than in one of the regular city cemeteries, and on his tombstone is the following epitaph written by himself: "I repose in this quiet and secluded spot, not from any natural preference for solitude, but, finding other cemeteries limited as to race by charter rules, I have chosen this, that I might illustrate in my death the principles I advocated through a long life - Equality of man before his Creator."
He walked a familiar path to a graveyard so old, not even legends remained about its location or the importance of those buried there.
1892); and Wesley's Chapel, City Road, in the graveyard of which is the tomb of John Wesley; his house, which adjoins the chapel, being open as a memorial museum.
He was buried in the graveyard of the meeting-house of the Society of Friends in Rochdale.
The European graveyard has repeatedly been the scene of outrages perpetrated, it is believed, by natives from the mainland of Borneo, the graves being rifled and the hair of the head and other parts of the corpses being carried off to furnish ornaments to weapons and ingredients in the magic philtres of the natives.
His tomb is in the old graveyard of St Margaret's church, Lee, Kent.
The probability is that Herod built an entirely new city; in fact, the circumstance that it was necessary to disturb an ancient graveyard proves that there were here no buildings previously.
John Logan, the hymn-writer and reputed author of "The Ode to the Cuckoo," was minister for thirteen years; and in its graveyard lies the Rev. John Home, author of Douglas, a native of Leith.
With a deep breath, Yully left the graveyard and returned to the manor, determined to find a way to leave for Sean's wake.
It was quieter than a graveyard when they pushed their way in.
He was buried with his wife in the graveyard (Fifth and Arch Streets) of Christ Church, Philadelphia.
In what is probably the oldest Unitarian graveyard in the kingdom Mrs Gaskell lies buried; and in a churchyard a mile from the town stood the ancient church, which, though partially rebuilt in the time of Henry VIII., fell into ruin in 1741.