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He was a boy of eighteen, aching over his first love affair; and she was divinely mothering him.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
There was a vicious aching in his nerves, his muscles were flaccid and unstrung; a numbness was in his brain as well.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Upon such expectation, Allcraft stood—upon such props suffered his aching soul to rest.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
She was as incapable of jealousy as of aching vanity in the fact of a son whom the world was never permitted to forget.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Tom easily found the mightier scale his aching heart so hungrily desired.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
It was the starving sense of loneliness, the aching sense of loss, the yearning and the vain desire that made it seem so long.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He almost felt the old sense of imprisonment, of aching nostalgia, of having lost his liberty.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
A trap-door had opened in the floor of his consciousness; his first, early love sheltered in his aching heart again.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
His aching heart, filled with an immeasurable love, remained without the relief of utterance.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Henry laid his brother down and stretched his aching arms, while Jess began to burrow into the haystack.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
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WORDS RELATED TO ACHING

  • aching
  • bereavement
  • blackness
  • crying
  • darkness
  • grief
  • grieving
  • keening
  • lamentation
  • lamenting
  • languishing
  • moaning
  • pining
  • repining
  • wailing
  • weeping
  • woe
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