Was standing (isthkei). Past perfect of isthmi as imperfect as in Luke 19:25 . At the tomb (pro twi mnhmeiwi). Pro (in front of) with locative while para (by the side of) with locative in Luke 19:25 . Pathetic and common picture of a woman weeping by the tomb. See Luke 11:31 . As she wept (w eklaien). Imperfect, "as she was weeping." She stooped and looked (parekupsen). Aorist active indicative of parakuptw for which see verse Luke 5 . Mary "peeped into" the tomb, but did not enter.