Many a rod, I grieve to say, was worn to the stump on that unlucky night.
Every method which I tried to console her seemed to grieve her more.
He saw the change, but it did not grieve him; he hailed the omens which he drew from it.
She did not pine or grieve; she only began slowly to wonder what she could do for Eben now.
I grieve to say that you were right in your estimate ...