Disappointment was written in his face.
Fred's disappointment was apparent.
She didn't, and the disappointment brought tears to her eyes once again.
Her disappointment was visible.
Sometimes it was easier to accept his disappointment than sympathy.
Disappointment flashed across her face.
Afraid he would hear the disappointment in her voice.
Disappointment spiraled through her.
Our family is prone to ongoing disappointment and treason.
Ully sighed in disappointment, and she rolled her eyes.
It struck her suddenly — how much disappointment he had endured.
Disappointment dripped from her voice.
To their disappointment there was within this mountain no regular flight of steps by means of which they could mount to the earth's surface.
When the troops finally returned, a pall of disappointment hung over them like a shroud.
A'Ran watched him go, sensing the same disappointment and doubt he'd seen in his sister earlier.
Martha listened, her initial disappointment melting away.
"Go ahead," Dean said, trying to hide the disappointment in his voice.
"Costumes," the lady said, disappointment like empty socks at Christmas ringing in her voice.
"He said no, like you said," Toby said, disappointment heavy in his voice.
I could sense Betsy's disappointment and Martha's relief.
Carmen turned to the door, fighting off a feeling of disappointment that Alex didn't do more.
He appeared, however, only once at its conferences, owing to his age and to disappointment at the comparative failure of his work.
Partly from disappointment and nervous exhaustion, and partly from a conviction that the country required rest in order to judge the practical results of the reforms already accomplished, the tsar refrained from further initiating new legislation, and the government gave it to be understood that the epoch of the great reforms was closed.
They washed away their disappointment with cold beer and dove into the rest of their treasures.
He wondered if years of disappointment had driven his most trusted friend away as greed did Ne'Rin's father.
He saw the disappointment in her face, and wondered if she had hoped, as he had, that they would spend a lazy day learning all about each other's bodies.
Another disappointment greeted them when they opened the door to 422 Collingswood Avenue.
Disappointment, and before many months had elapsed it was.
Yet its result was a disappointment to those who had looked for means of inland navigation by the Macquarie river, and by its supposed issue in a mediterranean sea.
This disappointment brought on again the spiritual crisis he had experienced in his illness, and for a considerable time the conflict went on within him.
Yet at that moment the adoption of a clear line of policy, in accord with the central powers, might have saved Italy from the loss of prestige entailed by her bearing in regard to the Russo-Turkish War and the Austrian acquisition of Bosnia, and might have prevented the disappointment subsequently occasioned by the outcome of the Congress of Berlin.
The fall of Signor Sonnino, the disappointment caused by the non-fulfilment of the expectations to which his advent to power had given rise throughout Italy and the dearth of influential statesmen, made the return to power of Signor Giolitti inevitable.
As a precaution against Tatar invasions he founded fortified towns on his southern frontiers - Tambov, Kozlov, Penza and Simbirsk; but when the Don Cossacks offered him Azov, which they had captured from the Turks, and a National Assembly, convoked for the purpose of considering the question, were in favour of accepting it as a means of increasing Russian influence on the Black Sea, he decided that the town should be restored to the sultan, much to the disappointment of its captors.
This naturally caused profound disappointment and dissatisfaction in the liberal section of the educated classes and especially among the young officers of the regiments which had spent some years in western Europe.
In accordance with this declaration, the policy of Russification in Finland was steadily maintained, and caused much disappointment, not only to the Finlanders, but also to the other nationalities who desired the preservation of their ancient rights.
In his absence the open violence and extortion of Agesilaus, combined with the popular disappointment at the failure of the agrarian scheme, brought about the restoration of Leonidas and the deposition of Cleombrotus, who took refuge at the temple of Apollo at Taenarum and escaped death only at the entreaty of his wife, Leonidas's daughter Chilonis.
In the case of Helen, as in that of Laura Bridgman, disappointment was inevitable.
It seemed to her that everybody knew about her disappointment and was laughing at her and pitying her.
After hearing what was being said by one or other of these groups he generally turned away with an air of disappointment, as though they were not speaking of anything he wished to hear.
We plodded our way through dinner but the disappointment of the bad news phone call weighted on everyone's mind.
That nishani was beautiful was no great disappointment to him!
"I'm sure the news will be a disappointment to your sister," Dean said, trying to keep the eagerness out of his voice.
Before Gibbons was out of sight, Dean slumped to the ground, with a look on his face that mirrored both of their disappointment that the man they were pursuing was now aware the two-man posse was closing in.
A feeling of disappointment welled up for a moment, but she pushed it away.
Sometimes it was easier to accept his disappointment than sympathy.
With his disappointment at the discovery of his immortal home no longer standing, he also felt a sense of peace that had eluded him.
His eyes reflected disappointment, but the smile plastered on his darkly handsome face never faltered.
Was that disappointment in his voice, or relief?
Bitter disappointment, however, soon overcame them, the Samaritans were strong enough to thwart and hinder their temple-building, and it seemed as though the divine favour was withdrawn.
Betsy shared Howie's disappointment but she put on a good face.
He urged on the bill by which Catholics were prohibited from sitting in either House of Parliament, and was bitter in his expressions of disappointment when the Commons passed a proviso excepting James, against whom the bill was especially aimed, from its operation.
Failing health and the disappointment of his political plans led him into violent courses.
The last made me realize the great disappointment to the dear child more than before.
Cynthia didn't respond but both shared the disappointment that she hadn't called.
He chose to overlook Cora's disappointment at how close she'd been to home without being able to go back.
A love disappointment, however, turned his thoughts to the church, and in 1624 he entered the Society of Jesus.
The discovery of Anne's misdeeds coincided in an extraordinary manner with Henry's disappointment in not obtaining by her a male heir, while the king's despotic power and the universal unpopularity of Anne both tended to hinder the administration of pure justice.
A great disappointment, his repulse for the mastership of Balliol, also in 1854, appears to have roused him into the completion of his book on The Epistles of St Paul.
That familiar yet annoying pang of disappointment took its place.
In September 1533 the birth of a daughter, afterwards Queen Elizabeth, instead of the long-hoped-for son, was a heavy disappointment; next year Of this there is no direct proof, but the statement rests upon contemporary belief and chiefly upon the extraordinary terms of the dispensation granted to Henry to marry Anne Boleyn, which included the suspension of all canons relating to impediments created by "affinity rising ex illicito coitu in any degree even in the first."