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It felt to him that he simply walked straight out of her life into a world of emptiness and ice and shadows.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
In the desolate emptiness of desert that yawned ahead, he saw this single tree that blossomed, and offered shade.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
All the election officials present check the complete emptiness of the box.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
Augustine, however, had been gifted by chance with a spirit lofty enough to feel the emptiness of such a life.
AT THE SIGN OF THE CAT AND RACKETHONORE DE BALZAC
What must be the horror, darkness and emptiness of those living substances that are "inferior" to us?
TYRANNY OF GODJOSEPH LEWIS
What seemed new was the beach and its desolation—its emptiness.
THE BEACH OF DREAMSH. DE VERE STACPOOLE
Then, oppressed with a sudden sense of the emptiness of the world, she went into the house.
THE RANGE BOSSCHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
It made you feel ridiculously self-conscious, standing behind bars like this and shouting into emptiness.
YOUNG PEOPLE'S PRIDESTEPHEN VINCENT BENET
But though it meant finally but emptiness and the struggle to forget, I was powerless to draw back now.
THE WASTED GENERATIONOWEN JOHNSON
A cold wave swept down my spine, and a sort of emptiness came to the pit of my stomach.
IN THE FOGRICHARD HARDING DAVIS

WORDS RELATED TO EMPTINESS

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