Sentence Examples with the word tearfully

But a few days before they left Moscow, moved and excited by all that was going on, she called Sonya to her and, instead of reproaching and making demands on her, tearfully implored her to sacrifice herself and repay all that the family had done for her by breaking off her engagement with Nicholas.

Stepping back, she watched tearfully as he shoveled dirt over Brutus.

Alice Burton tearfully thanked the authorities for their prompt action.