As I was coming by the river I heard them weeping and wailing.
The sounds were those of females, and were thrillingly soft and wailing.
Sad and mournful are thy ways, Grieving, wailing, Autumn days!
When she departed there was weeping, and wailing, and waiting.
And there was noise—the noise of words and of wailing Indian music.
The women were all screaming, wailing, ...