was dead

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  • For him the love light of his marriage had been dead so long! Cited from Different Girls, by Various
  • And what do you think of doing with it when you are dead? Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol V, Ed. by Francke
  • He must have been dead five or six hours when he was found. Cited from The Country of the Blind, And Other Stories, by H. G. Wells
  • His wife was dead and his son had been killed in the war.
  • I do not want to live after my father and brother are dead.
  • What if she were dead and he could never see her again? Cited from The Victim, by Thomas Dixon
  • What at all will he say and she being dead before him? Cited from New Irish Comedies, by Lady Augusta Gregory
  • Those at the post are happy because they believe that you are dead. Cited from The Danger Trail, by James Oliver Curwood
  • He had every reason to fear that both of his parents were dead. Cited from Christopher Carson, by John S. C. Abbott
  • It was as if she had been dead and had come to life again. Cited from The Rising of the Red Man, by John Mackie
  • You know that they are dead, and that they were killed by me. Cited from World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol 6, by Various
  • It is necessary that they would have been dead by now in every case. Cited from Joy in the Morning, by Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews
  • There are dead lines in the air, no less than on the earth. Cited from My Year of the War, by Frederick Palmer
  • When there it was discovered that she must have been dead some little time. Cited from On the Choice of Books, by Thomas Carlyle
  • He was just twelve years of age and both his parents were dead. Cited from The Eternal City, by Hall Caine
  • I have thought much for so many years of her being dead. Cited from Daniel Deronda, by George Eliot
  • He had been dead for several days before his body was found.
  • He has not been seen since and is thought to be dead.
  • But being dead, it will live again and have a long life! Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • Her first husband is known to have been dead by this point.
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