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But, alas, the same evening he grew restless, and signs of fever became apparent.
ROYALTY RESTOREDJ. FITZGERALD MOLLOY
It is not only loving birds that build their nests and rear their young over the horns of forgotten fears, but, alas!
DEMONOLOGY AND DEVIL-LOREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
Alas, how cruelly barbed and how skilfully directed—how fatally sent, was the shaft of inexorable fate!
CAPTAIN KYD (VOL 1 OF 2)JONATHON HOLT INGRAHAM
Whence is it that, while the debates in Parliament are daily filled with the piteous, and, alas!
I held her lifeless body clasped in my arms, as if I hoped by my caresses to recall her to life; but, alas!
How the enemy were drawing closer and closer and closer, and how they were being held back with courage, which, alas!
SECRET SERVICECYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
Then I undertook the bust of my young sister Rgina, who had, alas!
MY DOUBLE LIFESARAH BERNHARDT
He must be supernaturally wicked—or rather must have been; only, alas!
His resolution had in some measure recovered its "native hue," but too late, alas!
FANW.H. HUDSON (AKA HENRY HARFORD)
Alas, that we natives note him little, that we view him as a thing of course, is the very burden of the misery.
PAST AND PRESENTTHOMAS CARLYLE

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