The city will be a charnel house when these bodies start to decompose.
The atmosphere of the place was cold and musty and suggestive of a charnel house.
Yet that fragrant balm cannot stifle the smell of the charnel house.
It is like a blast from a charnel house; but then, what power, what lucidity!
It was a charnel house, half filled with dry skulls and bones.
A curious ...