Usage examples for mercy

  1. They beat him and beat him till he cried for mercy. – Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Anonymous
  2. I can only ask you for mercy." – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  3. John Huish, have mercy on me! – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  4. There was no mercy in them. – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  5. God have mercy on us all; the King is dead- dead. – The Justice of the King by Hamilton Drummond
  6. What a mercy I've got you safe in the boat! – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  7. Mercy on us, what a noise! – The Front Yard by Constance Fenimore Woolson
  8. When a village or town was taken, the women inhabitants were quite at the mercy of the Germans. – My War Experiences in Two Continents by Sarah Macnaughtan
  9. He replied, While the child was yet alive, I ate no food and cried aloud, for I said, 'Who knows whether Jehovah will have mercy, so that the child will live? – The Children's Bible by Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent
  10. No, it would not; it would be kindness and mercy; show me the letter- you have it with you. – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  11. That is because you have only a vague idea of the cruelty of woman when she has a man at her mercy- and knows it. – A Little Union Scout by Joel Chandler Harris
  12. That's what I say instead of " Ah, mercy me." – Toward the Gulf by Edgar Lee Masters
  13. He went on without mercy. – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  14. I ask you, then, father, to show them mercy. – Letters of Catherine Benincasa by Catherine Benincasa
  15. I did but show mercy to the fallen, Nurse. – The Lady Of Blossholme by H. Rider Haggard
  16. O Lord, have mercy on us- it's too true! – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  17. In the garden Annie soon found herself at the mercy of those who had none. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  18. Have pity on us, sir- mercy! – Mr. Midshipman Easy by Captain Frederick Marryat
  19. Only day before yesterday, he offered you his whole fortune- Madam, stammered Henrietta, have you no mercy? – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  20. God have mercy on her soul! – Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race by Maud Isabel Ebbutt