For twenty-four hours Mr. Caryll's grief was overwhelming in its poignancy.
To be “run ashore” has the littleness, poignancy, and bitterness of human error.
It was my first delinquency, and had all the poignancy of a first fault.
These words from her had a poignancy of meaning which made his reply difficult.
But indistinct as things were, the poignancy of it went through ...