Sentence Examples with the word sense of shame

The feature of his school which attracted most attention, perhaps, was his scheme for the teacher's receiving punishment, in certain circumstances, at the hands of an offending pupil, whereby the sense of shame might be quickened in the mind of the errant child.

If we had had only peasants to fight, we should not have let the enemy come so far, said he with a sense of shame and wishing to change the subject.