Outside, somebody had taken care to lower the flags to half-mast.
Flags at the border crossing and private homes fly at half-mast in honor of Ivie.
In a show of solidarity, liberal Republican Mayor John Lindsay ordered that flags be flown at half-mast.
If a male performer is only flying at half-mast, he may have to spend more time trying to get ready than actually performing.
On the day before a member of the tiny European colony there had died of yellow fever, and all the flags were at half-mast.
Flags flew at half-mast from their steeples, and their bells tolled in grief.
For, from every main in the harbor, as far as eye could see, the flags of Windover floated at half-mast.
Preliminary to lowering from half-mast it should first be raised to top.
You know that a flag is flown at half-mast as a sign of mourning: what should be done at the close of the funeral?
Flags are at half-mast, and funeral guns are sounding in our hearts.