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President Alberto Fernández announced three days of national mourning.
With the Wendt Center, he also developed a grief and mourning program for students in Washington public schools.
The passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg last month sent the country into a state of mourning and also political chaos, two elements that many felt were at odds with one another.
By the time the pandemic fully swept over New York City this spring, Electric’s employees were already in mourning.
The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg sent waves of shock across the country on Friday evening, leading to mass mourning on what would typically be a day of celebration, Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.
The farewell and the mourning are finished by the slaughter of dogs, that the dying man may have forerunners in the other world.
I am thankful that prolonged mourning is out of date; it made a fright of me and was getting on my nerves.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Indeed, it made me understand for the first time that even a Bank Holiday need not be a day of wrath and mourning.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Looking through this hole, the king perceived an old man weeping, a man in mourning garb singing, and a nun or widow dancing.
Then through a hole in the door I saw an old man crying, a dancing nun, and a man in mourning singing.

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