My heart is too full of sadness to dwell upon the happiness the summer has brought me.
We shared our sadness at the waste of two barely emerging lives with the remainder of the celebratory bourbon.
There is a vein of sadness: the flux of all things, the vanity of life, are thoughts which perpetually recur, along with resignation to the will of God and forbearance towards others, and the religious longing to be rid of the burden and to depart to God.
Anna Mikhaylovna turned up her eyes, and profound sadness was depicted on her face.
Mary was odious to her Protestant subjects, Elizabeth to those of the unreformed religion, and both these queens succeeded to the crown in times of general sadness; but the youthful Queen Victoria had no enemies except a few Chartists, and the land was peaceful and prosperous when she began toreign over it.
But, though she noticed it, she was herself in such high spirits at that moment, so far from sorrow, sadness, or self-reproach, that she purposely deceived herself as young people often do.
Even his wit and knowledge of the world were spoiled, and his affected gaiety was touched with sadness, by the odour of falsehood which escaped through every pore of his body."
Anna Mikhaylovna regarded the refined sadness that united her son to the wealthy Julie with emotion, and resignation to the Divine will.
He suddenly felt sorry for her and was vaguely conscious that he might be the cause of the sadness her face expressed.
The sadness in her voice chased away his mirth.
The sadness of never seeing Elisabeth as a wolf again hung over him.
But the father whom the boy did not remember appeared to him a divinity who could not be pictured, and of whom he never thought without a swelling heart and tears of sadness and rapture.