At any rate, nothing could be gained by feeling sorry for herself.
She felt sorry for her and held out her hand with a glance of gentle inquiry.
In the same way, no matter how sorry Alex was for what happened, or how many times he apologized or tried to make up for it, he couldn't remove the hurt.
I am sorry that you have no little children to play with you sometimes; but I think you are very happy with your books, and your many, many friends.
He never allowed anyone but Sarah to see that side of him, and she often felt sorry for his inability to let the rest of the world in.
Let me make a clean breast of it here, and frankly admit that I kept but sorry guard.
I'm sorry I jumped to that assumption wrongly.
The history of the events that led up to the battle of Navarino and the liberation of Greece is told elsewhere (see NAVARINO and GREEK INDEPENDENCE, WAR OF); the withdrawal of the Egyptians from the Morea was ultimately due to the action of Admiral Sir Edward Codrington, who early in August 1828 appeared before Alexandria and induced the pasha, by no means sorry to have a reasonable excuse, by a threat of bombardment, to sign a convention undertaking to recall Ibrahim and his army.
I am sorry to say that our train was delayed in several places, which made us late in reaching New York.
Till then he had reproached her in his heart and tried to despise her, but he now felt so sorry for her that there was no room in his soul for reproach.