He tried not to think of that sad time, instead blinking away dark memories and focusing on the snow at his feet.
She said it with a sad finality, like someone admitting to having a terminal disease.
Since the twenty-ninth of August I have received no communication from you, yet on the first of September I received from the commander-in-chief of Moscow, via Yaroslavl, the sad news that you, with the army, have decided to abandon Moscow.
Gilgamesh, recalling to the goddess the sad fate of those who fall a victim to her charms, rejects the offer.
Nastasya Ivanovna the buffoon sat with a sad face at the window with two old ladies.
She likes stories that make her cry--I think we all do, it's so nice to feel sad when you've nothing particular to be sad about.
She rejoices when justice wins, she is sad when virtue lies low, and her face glows with admiration and reverence when heroic deeds are described.
Thanks partly to carelessness, partly to mistranslation, he makes sad havoc (xxxv.
These troops had been sent for by KhorshId in order to strengthen himself against the Albanians; and the events of this portion of the history afford sad proof of their ferocity and brutal enormities, in which they far exceeded the ordinary Turkish soldiers and even the Albanians.
In the Petersburg world this sad side of the affair again involuntarily centered round a single incident: Kutaysov's death.