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Shame for her unjust accusations, and remorseful gratitude pierced Ida's bosom.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
I felt as remorseful as if every tear he was hiding was a drop of blood.
ERNEST LINWOODCAROLINE LEE HENTZ
If he was remorseful, so was she; she never wanted to see his sanctimonious face again.
ROBERT ANNYS: POOR PRIESTANNIE NATHAN MEYER
But the captain's eyes were dull, and he walked his cabin, sunk in a gloomy, remorseful trance.
DERELICTALAN EDWARD NOURSE
The quarryman proceeded on his way, and Pierston, deeply remorseful, knocked at the door of the minute freehold.
THE WELL-BELOVEDTHOMAS HARDY
Her remorseful grief, though silent, seemed to impregnate the atmosphere with its heaviness.
THE WELL-BELOVEDTHOMAS HARDY
Once Twichell, finding him in a responsive mood—a remorseful mood—gave his sympathy, and spoke of the larger sympathy of divinity.
But still she thought with bitter and remorseful feelings of him thus deliberately and faithlessly renounced.
NIGHT AND MORNING, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
Which we may interpret as the remorseful morning confession of a guilt she had been the victim of over night.
His sensations grew remorseful, as if he were guilty of handing a victim to the wretch.

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