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Whenever she was unhappy she felt herself at bay against a pitiless world, and a kind of animal secretiveness possessed her.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
She heard the sound of the snow crunching under a heavy step, and knew that the pitiless spy was on her track.
Now an artist who feels restraint is pitiless; he stays away, or laughs it to scorn.
Princes, magistrates, and judges become inhuman and pitiless as soon as there is a question of the interests of religion.
LETTERS TO EUGENIAPAUL HENRI THIRY HOLBACH
He gave up praying to the pitiless, who could look down and laugh at his death-agony, and he cried upon the absent only.
If what he was about to do should link her dead sister with a pitiless scandal, she would meet it bravely.
THE WINNING CLUEJAMES HAY, JR.
In fact, with conscription and compulsory jury service, this pitiless dilemma arises before every one.
MY RELIGIONLEO TOLSTOY
After that she wielded her brush and broom with pitiless fury.
A despot, grim and pitiless, was waiting for him round the corner.
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES WHIBLEY
I was an instrument of the State, pitiless, exact and exacting.
THE SECRET WITNESSGEORGE GIBBS

WORDS RELATED TO PITILESS

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