I need a legal interpretation of the following clause in a will:
my trustees shall hold the remainder of my estate subject to the payment of my debts, funeral, testamentary expenses and inheritance tax for my said spouse absolutely provided that my said spouse shall survice me for a period of 30 days
In the will the deceased appointed his spouse and his 3 sons as trustees and executors. Thus in virtue of the above clause, is the surviving spouse the heir since she has survived him or is the surviving spouse heir together with his sons?
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