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It’s a leap of faith, after all, to accept that the dust in an urn was actually once your grandfather or a favorite aunt.
As the congressional ceremony came to a close, an honor guard slowly carried the urn and the trifolded flag to the waiting hearse.
After the burning, the bones are collected, placed in an urn, and interred upon some eminence under a small monument.
These simple objects speak more directly to the heart than storied urn or animated bust.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
She squatted at my feet, putting the tray on the bench, and holding a large graceful urn of some liquid to replenish my cup.
The heart of Anne is likewise buried in a silver urn in the same vault.
The urn had been sent down, with strict injunctions to keep the water boiling, and all was cleared away.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
Mrs. Owen turned the key of her old-fashioned coffee urn sharply upon the cup she was filling and looked her niece in the eye.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
On an oval Tablet on the front of the Urn are inscribed the underwritten Lines.
I left it, naturally, in the urn with the bones, but it is now missing.

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