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The piece concludes with “Your Blanket,” a forlorn ballad played over watercolor illustrations that capture life’s simple elegance.DIGITAL THEATER PRODUCTIONS HIGHLIGHT THE POWER OF ART WITHOUT AN AUDIENCETHOMAS FLOYDMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Probably the biggest trade was Taylor Hall going to the Boston Bruins from the forlorn Buffalo Sabres.SMALL SAMPLE SIZES BE DAMNED, LET’S TALK ABOUT BASEBALLSARAH SHACHATAPRIL 13, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
"I wasn't joking last night when I told Goodell that this was something of a forlorn hope," he said.RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
"The high and mighty sent me out to lead a forlorn hope," Mac dryly responded.RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
It ended in a broad open moor, stony; and full of damp boggy hollows, forlorn and desolate under the autumn sky.THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
The same old battalions being called on again and again to do the forlorn hope sort of business.GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
I was more than ready to take her place; you actually stirred my maternal instincts when you arrived, you looked so forlorn.ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
In an obscure alley, in the town of Homestead, there stands a one-story frame house, looking old and forlorn.PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
It was a forlorn kind of chance for everybody, but as Jack said, "I was saved once, and I know what them poor bloods feel like."THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
But there was something forlorn in Sara Lee that night as she clutched her hat with both hands and stared out at the shore lights.THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART

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