Anna Mikhaylovna regarded the refined sadness that united her son to the wealthy Julie with emotion, and resignation to the Divine will.
There seemed but little in the words, but the tone conveyed more of deep helpless sadness than the insane old man had ever before evinced.
Kiera found she truly was happy for her, though her own happiness was clouded by a sense of sadness and yearning.
He thought he saw a flicker of sadness cross her gaze before he crossed into the shadow world.
We shared our sadness at the waste of two barely emerging lives with the remainder of the celebratory bourbon.
She watched him climb stiffly into his wagon and knew a moment of sadness when she remembered that before long she would be leaving and she would never see him again.
We didn't have Jonathan when he was an infant, and there was so much sadness at the time Destiny was born.
The contrast is marked by the humour which seems to combine a cynical view of human folly with a deeply pathetic sense of the sadness and suffering of life.
He found a hint of sadness in her eyes.
Nothing could explain the sadness she felt at that discovery.