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Usage examples for grief

  1. And the wonder was that Louis Latz, in his grief, was so proud. – The Vertical City by Fannie Hurst
  2. At first my wife was sad, but her grief departed with time and she smiled again as she used to do. – Moon of Israel by H. Rider Haggard
  3. She did not answer at once, she was struggling with her tears; at last out came the grief. – My Little Lady by Eleanor Frances Poynter
  4. The thought of what he was to suffer came upon him and filled his soul with grief. – The Wonder Book of Bible Stories by Compiled by Logan Marshall
  5. " Thy hope and the Gods'," said Sigurd, " though the grief lie hard on my heart." – The Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs by William Morris
  6. But to his own shame and grief he had nothing more to say. – Audrey Craven by May Sinclair
  7. The poor old woman gave a cry of joy, and then burst into tears, being quite overcome by the sudden change from grief and anxiety to security and delight. – The Joyous Story of Toto by Laura E. Richards
  8. In their present trouble and grief, it is particularly dear to them- would be to anyone. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  9. She's likely to come to grief sooner or later. – The Grain Of Dust A Novel by David Graham Phillips
  10. I shall die of my grief!" – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  11. I only say that we shall come to grief about it. – Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope
  12. I thought her grief was only natural, and I was surprised at the sudden change in her. – Trumps by George William Curtis
  13. The fellow came to grief and disappointed her. – The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories by Ethel M. Dell
  14. There was nobody else to send, and the poor, beautiful lady seemed nearly distracted with grief. – Christina by L. G. Moberly
  15. And it was of grief for her son that she died. – The Story Of The Odyssey by The Rev. Alfred J. Church
  16. Another covered the lower part of the face, and over it two dark eyes- eyes full of grief and shame and a dreadful questioning- stared back at us. – The Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle
  17. I am now a hopeless grief to him. – His Sombre Rivals by E. P. Roe
  18. He had insisted, some hours before, on Maria's going to bed, for in spite of her grief she was so tired by the emotions of the evening, that it was impossible for her to keep her eyes open, and he had discovered her, sitting upright in a chair, sound asleep, with the tears rolling down her cheeks. – Lola by Owen Davis
  19. " Not for grief," she said quietly. – His Unknown Wife by Louis Tracy
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