Then, one at the head and the other at the feet, they brought the body out, and laid it on the bier.
And it seemed as if a devil whispered to him: 'A solitary couch is itself a bier.
One very heavy Indian, who was sick, was carried upon a bier.
Half a league from the city the bier was met by all the dignitaries of the place.
Tom Brandon and five other young men were to carry the bier.
Two men come out of the guard house and enter the palace with a bier.
They set down the bier and waited, that a mass might be sung for the lady's soul.
The dead were placed on a bier and wrapped in some kind of a cover.
An hour after sundown they carried the bier on which her coffin rested into the chapel.
“In truth, I think he is not dead,” said one of the brethren, when they had lifted him on the bier.