mortal remains

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My father's mortal remains had been consigned to the tomb; and we, with sad faces and sombre garments, sat lingering over the frugal breakfast-table, revolving plans for our future life.
This plain, would then be nothing but an immense cemetery, on which would repose the mortal remains of thousands of extinct generations.
I have prayed over his mortal remains, that God might show him mercy notwithstanding his crimes.
de Villefort, a true Parisian, considered the cemetery of Pere-la-Chaise alone worthy of receiving the mortal remains of a Parisian family; there alone the corpses belonging to him would be surrounded by worthy associates.
Here lie the mortal remains Of JOHN CHIVERY, Never anything worth mentioning, Who died about the end of the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-six, Of a broken heart, Requesting with his last breath that the word AMY might be inscribed over his ashes, which was accordingly directed to be done, By his afflicted Parents.
The mantel-shelf was ornamented with a wooden inkstand, containing one stump of a pen and half a wafer; a road- book and directory; a county history minus the cover; and the mortal remains of a trout in a glass coffin.
Valentin and his servant Ivan were waiting for them at the upper end of a long, slightly-sloping desk, on which lay the mortal remains, looking enormous in the twilight.
At a regular press briefing, MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said, "As far as I know, the paperwork from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government had been were handed over to us and on the basis of that the mortal remains were brought to India.
Celebrities keep walking in at Celebration Sports Club, where the mortal remains of Sridevi are resting for now.
MUMBAI: Veteran actor Sridevi's mortal remains arrived in Mumbai on Tuesday night, around 72 hours after her sudden and shocking demise in Dubai.
An official of Cultural Forum, a socio-cultural association of Kerala community, said that the mortal remains of Girishan were flown to Kerala after completion of formalities at the Embassy of India and the concerned offices and have reached his home.
Contract notice: benefits relating to the resumption of expired concessions of tourcoing cemeteries: transport of mortal remains, thanatopraxis