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But the sweet illusions faded away, and the hard, sorrowful truth stood out sternly before him.

Cast AdriftT. S. Arthur

Moreover, the young empress, although dejected and grave, was by no means so sorrowful and miserable as Hortense expected.

Queen HortenseL. Mhlbach

These sorrowful meditations fastened upon his mind; he passed four months in resolving to lose no more time in idle resolves.

The World's Greatest Books, Volume V.Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.

Why shouldst thou be sorrowful, for I have a lovely home and friends and riches, and thou shalt never need to labour.

I turned and left him with a sorrowful heart, partaking of the same spirit which rested upon him.

Wilford WoodruffMatthias F. Cowley

I must work, I must preach; I must help the sick and sorrowful.

Playing With FireAmelia Edith Huddleston Barr

But earthly gatherings after all have something about them that is sad and sorrowful.

Practical ReligionJohn Charles Ryle

But you, my dear Frankenstein, wherefore are you desponding and sorrowful?

FrankensteinMary Shelley

There was a melancholy sweetness in her accents, and I was sure they were speaking of some sorrowful theme.

He did not see the look, which was a startled and sorrowful one; he was bending over his shoe-leather.

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