She was in half mourning, and with her black eyes and jet-black hair might very well have passed for a French woman.
Well, I mean by going to what will be a real wedding in half mourning.
That white lace tea-gown with the silver-gray train is very nice; but you ought not to be in half mourning now.
There I sat down, finding a sad significance in the delicate suggestion of half mourning.
She was dressed in black, a sort of half mourning, I judged.
A trembling convulsed her bosom and passed over her entire body, rustling the violet silk gown which she wore in half mourning.
For mourning white cord is used, and for half mourning blue.
There are two kinds of mourning, the full and the half mourning.
It is only at the time of half mourning that we resume by degrees our former habits of life.
half mourning is worn for uncles, aunts, cousins, and second cousins.