Phœbus protect me, but this is an awful place to speak of those who sleep.
"I think it's just awful—at his time of life, too," said Mrs. Bines.
It was awful to reflect how many sermons must have been written there.
It was awful to Harriett that her father should be ill, lying there at their mercy.
The awful thing was that she couldn't love him, couldn't go on being faithful.