Being himself childless, it was his openly expressed desire that the whole country-side should, within his own lifetime, profit by his good fortune, and many will have personal reasons for bewailing his untimely end.
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Their ghosts were rumored to walk the halls at night, bewailing their fate and complaining about the food in the Mess.
Patrick Rothfuss -- The Name of the Wind
There would come a day, in fact, years later, when Laila would no longer bewail his loss.