His relict, with a glance at his portrait, shook her head and wiped her eyes.
Edwin, promise me you'll never describe me as your 'relict.'
You forget, sir, that you are talking to the relict of the late Paul Winpennie.
How he must have loved this dear relict of his military predecessor!
It was as if someone had mentioned spaghetti to the relict of an Italian organ-grinder.