Sentence Examples with the word woeful

But by her still halting course and winding, woeful way, you plainly saw that this ship that so wept with spray, still remained without comfort.

Thy shrunk voice sounds too calmly, sanely woeful to me.

He has had his reward, for assuredly the portrait of St Louis, from the early collection of anecdotes to the last hearsay sketch of the woeful end at Tunis, with the famous enseignement which is still the best summary of the theoretical duties of a Christian king in medieval times, is such as to take away all charge of vulgarity or mere commerage from Joinville, a charge to which otherwise he might perhaps have been exposed.