The memory was poignant, overshadowed by events that took place after she told Alex she was expecting.
The moment was too poignant to be amusing.
Some of his most poignant and most enchanting letters were written during this romantic period of his life.
In contrast to the great French actress she avoided all "make-up"; her art depended on intense naturalness rather than stage effect, sympathetic force and poignant intellectuality rather than the theatrical emotionalism of the French tradition.
The suggestion that Mother Shipton had foretold the end of the world in 1881 was the cause of the most poignant alarm throughout rural England in that year, the people deserting their houses, and spending the night in prayer in the fields, churches and chapels.
This collection of twelve stories of notable wrecks which befell Portuguese ships between 1552 and 1604 contains that of the galleon " St John " on the Natal coast, an event which inspired Corte-Rears epic poem as well as some poignant stanzas in The Lusiads, and the tales form a model of simple spontaneous popular writing.
His sudden death was felt, not only throughout the empire but throughout the world, with even more poignant emotion than that of Queen Victoria herself, for his personality had been much more in the forefront.
Click to see some rather poignant pictures of the wreckage surrounding the place.
I'd like to remind you of a poster produced by the Campaign Against the Arms Trade, which I found particularly poignant.
It was a poignant memoir of their lost life together.
It was a poignant portrayal of the effects of a war that touched every aspect of society.
It was one of many poignant moments.
Old Man Adam's wise words have become very poignant indeed.
The poignant ballad had Chip Taylor beckoning a young lady from the audience called Florence.
The north and east owned a terrific influence, making all pain more poignant, all sorrow sadder.
Their second song, "Out in the Woods," is unbearably poignant with aching cello and strange, pained Eastern European strings.
There is a particularly poignant moment in "The Wind in the Willows."
Working on the film has made the whole thing seem more poignant.
Yet it is not emotionally barren, as this might suggest, but surprisingly poignant.