I've received too much sympathy in the last few weeks.
His sympathy only made matters worse and she hiccupped.
Dusty didn't think he had an ounce of sympathy in him, but he couldn't help wishing he could spare Bianca's brother the hell that came with being the Black God.
I realize in most ways Edith isn't deserving of too much sympathy, but I still think of her as a tragic figure.
No one expressed any sympathy for Billie and Willie, not even Baratto.
Dean's multiplication table of 44, the number of rented apartments, wasn't perfect, but that number times even a reasonable monthly rental lessened any sympathy he might have felt for the woman's financial plight.
When the world wasn't expressing sympathy for the old man, they were looking for details on Billie Wassermann, his butt-brand, and all the gory details of the fat twin's execution.
If you want to discuss sympathy, think about poor me, pining away for a hot time and getting nada.
It wasn't her intent to solicit sympathy from anyone, much less her paying guests.
Wherever we were wounded and stricken her heart bled in sympathy, and all our maladies and miseries evoked from her a lyric wail."
He was anxiously sensitive about the opinion of others, eager for their sympathy and regard, and, in general, impressionable to their influence.
Whereas in the past the strikes had been purely local and due to local conditions, they now appeared of more general and political character, and the sympathy strike came to be a frequent and undesirable addition to the ordinary economic agitation.
Designed to protect heretics from the secret and summary methods of the Inquisition, it certainly had his sympathy and approval.
"You look it," suggested the young man, in a voice made anxious by an ever-ready sympathy.
He expressed sympathy for the bomb victims.
I offer my deepest sympathy to his family, also to the band which I hope will carry on, given time to reflect.
When a nation is attacked by a non-state, there is near-universal sympathy for the target, regardless of the grievance of the attacker, and few nations are willing to support groups that attack purely civilian targets.
Many scholars forget, it seems to me, that our enjoyment of the great works of literature depends more upon the depth of our sympathy than upon our understanding.
Thus it is that Even as the roots, shut in the darksome earth, Share in the tree-top's joyance, and conceive Of sunshine and wide air and winged things, By sympathy of nature, so do I gave evidence of things unseen.
His wise, tender sympathy has been the support of Miss Sullivan and me in times of trial and sorrow, and his strong hand has helped us over many rough places; and what he has done for us he has done for thousands of those who have difficult tasks to accomplish.
She has a large, generous sympathy and absolute fairness of temper.
All health and success does me good, however far off and withdrawn it may appear; all disease and failure helps to make me sad and does me evil, however much sympathy it may have with me or I with it.
Sympathy with the fluttering alder and poplar leaves almost takes away my breath; yet, like the lake, my serenity is rippled but not ruffled.
Every little pine needle expanded and swelled with sympathy and befriended me.
He was soothed by the sympathy which my mere presence implied, and showed me, as well as the darkness permitted, where the well was covered up; which, thank Heaven, could never be burned; and he groped long about the wall to find the well-sweep which his father had cut and mounted, feeling for the iron hook or staple by which a burden had been fastened to the heavy end--all that he could now cling to--to convince me that it was no common "rider."
Tushin's large, kind, intelligent eyes were fixed with sympathy and commiseration on Rostov, who saw that Tushin with his whole heart wished to help him but could not.
"No, I am too happy now to spoil my enjoyment by sympathy with anyone's sorrow," she felt, and she said to herself: "No, I must be mistaken, he must be feeling happy, just as I am."
Pierre did not answer, but looked cordially into the Frenchman's eyes whose expression of sympathy was pleasing to him.
He looked around, and in the direct, respectful, wondering gaze fixed upon him he read sympathy with what he had said.