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Usage examples for remorse

  1. Neale was suddenly seized with surprise and remorse. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  2. And more, you know that when you do wrong you are haunted by remorse, because you feel that you could have done right. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  3. Constance looked after him with a shade of remorse. – Jerry by Jean Webster
  4. That night remorse kept the girl awake. – The Fugitive by Rabindranath Tagore
  5. " In spite of one's self, one feels remorse. – The Wandering Jew, Book II. by Eugene Sue
  6. You're here with me, and the world beyond, all others beside ourselves, everything which you call sin and fate and duty and remorse- I know not. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  7. At least his conscience will be free from remorse. – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  8. The memory of all he had been content to sacrifice spoke to him like the sharp voice of remorse. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  9. She was half mad with remorse and all that. – Her Weight in Gold by George Barr McCutcheon
  10. The dawn was welcome indeed, for with its appearance a calm came to my spirit; it is, the darkness which is terrible to a heart full of remorse. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  11. Kenny walked away to the window, sick with remorse. – Kenny by Leona Dalrymple
  12. Of grief and remorse. – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  13. God knows my remorse when I heard it, and still I put off going for the child until Jake wrote me that the grandmother, too, had died, and added that it was not fitting for the little girl to be brought up with Crackers and negroes. – The Cromptons by Mary J. Holmes
  14. Vengeance was satisfied, and remorse arrived as usual. – The Bushman Life in a New Country by Edward Wilson Landor
  15. He killed his son by mistake for somebody else, and gave himself up to the police in a fit of remorse. – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  16. The remorse- stricken man, his own knees trembling under him, flew, in an agony of fear and self- reproach, for a doctor! – Peg Woffington by Charles Reade
  17. If he really felt any remorse at all- of which I am very dubious- he brought it upon himself. – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  18. It seemed to me at that moment that I had never loved him enough, and the grief at his loss mingled itself with something like remorse. – French and Oriental Love in a Harem by Mario Uchard
  19. In Edith this story served only to excite fresh grief and remorse. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  20. A sense of pity, largely touched with remorse, comes over him, as he takes her hand, and says softly: 'You are better at last? – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
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