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interment
used in Misery

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Definition
burying a dead body
  • The limited vista now opening before him wag extremely unpleasant: six weeks of life which he would spend suffering with his broken bones and renewing his acquaintance with Misery Chastain, n,e Carmichael, followed by a hasty interment in the back yard.
    Part 1 — Annie (65% in)
  • Four days following the interment, an elderly womannamed Mrs. Soames — Mrs. Rainage knew her slightly — had observed something white lying on the ground of the Congregational church's cemetery as she entered it to put flowers on the grave of her husband, who had died the previous winter.
    Part 2 — Misery (29% in)
  • Interment at Mary Cyr Cemetery on March 21st at 4.
    Part 2 — Misery (69% in)

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  • They even sent down a coupler ladies from the bleedin' London Psychic Society to look inter that 'un!
    Part 2 — Misery (19% in)

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