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Usage examples for sorrow

  1. She had no fear of him now, and in the cause of her confidence her sorrow lay. – Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman by Thomas Hardy
  2. This is nothing else but sorrow of heart. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  3. I'm very fond of your father, and I'd hate to see him have a lot of sorrow on your account. – A Campfire Girl's Test of Friendship by Jane L. Stewart
  4. Think of him who has had so much sorrow all his days? – Plays: The Father; Countess Julie; The Outlaw; The Stronger by August Strindberg
  5. The look of sorrow and alarm which he fixed on me, went to my heart. – Basil by Wilkie Collins
  6. On Christmas day, however, a fresh sorrow befel her. – Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind by Frances Martin
  7. I did not feel any sorrow at all then, either for the child or myself- I simply turned round and came down . – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  8. The sorrow and pity in his face answered for him. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  9. Rahal had shut up her sorrow behind dry eyes and a closed mouth. – An Orkney Maid by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  10. This was the cause of her joy, which was quickly turned into sorrow by Mrs. Graham's adding, " But he started this morning for Europe, where he will remain three months, and perhaps longer, just according to his business." – 'Lena Rivers by Mary J. Holmes
  11. She had known enough of sorrow. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  12. He could not keep his mind from dwelling on the thing, but he would think of it as a trifle,- as of a thing which he could afford to lose without sorrow. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  13. His death was the greatest sorrow I have ever known. – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed
  14. " There now, Rollo," said Henry, in a tone of great disappointment and sorrow, " now you have killed all our bees!" – Rollo's Experiments by Jacob Abbott
  15. If you fled to Gablehurst, you would only bring sorrow and shame on all who love you. – Tom Tufton's Travels by Evelyn Everett-Green
  16. " No victory is worth that," I heard him say, and I listened as if he spoke of another's sorrow. – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  17. You know that the sorrow of my life was that I had never been loved for myself. – The Twelfth Hour by Ada Leverson
  18. " Sorrow is a strange thing," she went on, after a pause. – The Cow Puncher by Robert J. C. Stead
  19. The thought of that last meeting with Longworth overwhelmed him with sorrow. – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  20. It's a misfortune, like any other, only far more sad than every day sorrow. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
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