"What you're saying is that you rescue pitiful animals like your mate," Jule said.
What came out was a pitiful squawk.
"I deserve it," Toby said with a pitiful sigh.
The fun ones seemed so stupid, they were pitiful and the smart ones were so tedious, he wanted to scream.
The ordinary country-houses are pitiful cots, built of stone and covered with turfs, having in them but one room, many of them no chimneys, the windows very small holes and not glazed.
The sultan refused to believe that the pitiful array he had so easily overcome could be the national army of Hungary.
With regard to the question of a council the pope was so obsessed by doubts and fears that he was unable to advance a single step; nor, till the day of his death could he break off his pitiful vacillation between Charles V.
In 1837 discontent flared up into a pitiful little rebellion, led by Mackenzie.
After the failure of this attempt he was put to the most pitiful shifts to make a living.
Maslama brought back the rest of his army in a pitiful state, while the fleet, on its return, was partly destroyed by a violent tempest.
Is it not a pitiful story?
When people do very wrong and hurt animals and treat children unkindly God is grieved, but what will he do to them to teach them to be pitiful and loving?
All costume off a man is pitiful or grotesque.
As to the last meeting between father and son, it was so touching that she could not think of it without tears, and did not know which had behaved better during those awful moments--the father who so remembered everything and everybody at last and had spoken such pathetic words to the son, or Pierre, whom it had been pitiful to see, so stricken was he with grief, though he tried hard to hide it in order not to sadden his dying father.
At that moment the pitiful wailing of women was heard from different sides, the frightened baby began to cry, and people crowded silently with pale faces round the cook.
Then he had been a brisk, cheerful, self-assured old man; now he seemed a pitiful, bewildered person.
It was pitiful to see them, boys, put in the dancer.
Napoleon himself is no longer of any account; all his actions are evidently pitiful and mean, but again an inexplicable chance occurs.
And some years pass during which he plays a pitiful comedy to himself in solitude on his island, justifying his actions by intrigues and lies when the justification is no longer needed, and displaying to the whole world what it was that people had mistaken for strength as long as an unseen hand directed his actions.