second marriage


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To his secret feeling there was something repulsive in a woman's second marriage, and no match would prevent him from feeling it a sort of desecration for Dorothea.
When my mother came here, after her second marriage, she certainly established the village school just as it exists at the present time.
What I learned revived my hopes, and I was better pleased not to have found Don Fernando than to find him married, for it seemed to me that the door was not yet entirely shut upon relief in my case, and I thought that perhaps Heaven had put this impediment in the way of the second marriage, to lead him to recognise his obligations under the former one, and reflect that as a Christian he was bound to consider his soul above all human objects.
Hepzibah knew enough to enable her to appreciate the circumstances (resulting from the second marriage of the girl's mother) which made it desirable for Phoebe to establish herself in another home.
In one of the aristocratic mansions built by Puget in the Rue du Grand Cours opposite the Medusa fountain, a second marriage feast was being celebrated, almost at the same hour with the nuptial repast given by Dantes.
Remember your own home, in that second marriage; and never do both me and her the injury you have hinted at!'
Another meeting will suffice to explain his sentiments on picturesque beauty, and second marriages, and then you can have nothing farther to ask."--
According to police, Nighat Shah was angry that his son, Safdar, had contracted a second marriage with Sanam Batool and the couple had two daughters.
Police informed that Saima Bibi mother of Eman Fatima (10) and Noor Fatima (7), resident of Siddhupura, contracted second marriage after the death of her husband.The accused was not happy over her act and kidnapped her daughters.
LAHORE -- A magisterial court on Monday awarded jail term and fine to a man for contracting second marriage without his first wife's permission.
SLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court declared on Sunday the permission from the arbitration council mandatory for second marriage, even if the husband has prior permission from the first wife.
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Monday ruled that any person willing to do second marriage would have to get mandatory approval of Arbitration Council despite the consent of his first wife.