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mourn

(mōrn),
To express grief or sorrow as a result of loss. In psychoanalysis, mourning is the frequently unexpressed process of responding to loss of a cathected object that, in contrast to melancholia, usually does not involve loss of self-esteem.
[O.E. murnan]
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HRH the Crown Prince mourns late Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and says he was a great leader who contributed effectively to issues of security and peace.
Rather than mourn, the pope appoints a trio of lords to rein in those galling daughters of Eve, the nuns who dare to take the Gospels seriously, thinking they focus mostly on service rather than control.
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The last mourning need is to let others help you as you mourn.
While it is true that we simply cannot know which, if any, of the anonymous songs on the Dames d'honneur timbre were written by women, we can observe that they present the same " strategy for women to mourn their loss together" that Schiesari and Ann Rosalind Jones find in poetry by Stampa and Labe.
To mourn is to defer to the "otherness" of the Other, as Derrida
In essence, what marks Sethe as Cain is that she refuses to acknowledge the implications of her act and to mourn properly her child.
We had quite a few come down today and look at the shuttle and mourn,'' he said.
And American drivers will sit, stay at home with family and take a week to mourn the great loss our country has suffered.