Heart-rending sentence example

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  • It was a heart-rending thought.

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  • It was heart-rending to see her that way.

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  • Anyone who went to sea in merchant ships between 1939 and 1945 will find this volume at once exhilarating and yet heart-rending.

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  • Other heart-rending events have involved children's long hair being caught in pool water pump inlets, which have also led to drowning.

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  • The scenes at the pit's mouth during the long attempt to clear the shaft were most heart rending.

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  • I was constantly told amazing - and often heart-rending - personal stories about the tsunami.

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  • The scenes at the pit 's mouth during the long attempt to clear the shaft were most heart rending.

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