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unhappy Sentence Examples

  • I'm sorry you're unhappy with my questions, but I need to know why you suddenly needed a girl after going five years without any.

  • Elizabeth Cade was a lonely woman - lonely and unhappy.

  • I didn't want to lose you, but I didn't want you to be unhappy like mother either.

  • He hadn't thought himself unhappy; he'd never thought about it at all.

  • Dean swung by the Beaumont Hotel and dropped off Jennifer Radisson's camera, not unhappy to be rid of the reminder of the prior evening.

  • Lori and Josh had everything going for them, but they were unhappy with each other.

  • The way children responded to unhappy people was touching.

  • "You were really unhappy about…" she turned and patted the tattoo on her back.

  • He was unhappy about something.

  • Gabe nodded, uncertain if he should be relieved she wasn't rejoicing to be away from him or worried that she was unhappy.

  • She needed to be unhappy, he reminded himself.

  • And she smiled, happy for her friend and not too unhappy with her choice of husband-to-be.

  • She leaned the broom against the wall, unhappy to see the creature but feeling bad for it.

  • I can't believe it was to make you unhappy.

  • "No. I don't expect to.  I should've sent someone after her, but … " Gabe met Rhyn's gaze and managed a smile.  The half-demon's sharp silver gaze missed nothing, even how unhappy Gabe really was.

  • If it was silly, it wouldn't make you so unhappy.

  • Tim was the quiet one and when Jim cried, everyone on the block knew he was unhappy.

  • But you seem so unhappy.

  • If he knew Alex was making her unhappy, he'd be upset.

  • She glanced up, unhappy at how little of an effect her magic had on him.

  • She was suddenly lost in the unhappy never after.

  • Alex had done nothing to indicate he was unhappy with things the way they were now – and yet, he was definitely troubled about something.

  • Alex might be unhappy that she hadn't asked him to help – because he was working – but he'd probably be glad to know she hadn't called Gerald.

  • I think it hurts him to see you so unhappy.

  • If you hadn't done something, she would have walked out of his life and they would both have been very unhappy.

  • Katie must have noticed they were not satisfied with their relationship, but how could she know why they were unhappy when even they didn't know?

  • If so, that would leave her with an unhappy husband.

  • Why should I be unhappy?

  • Actually, it had been, but it wasn't an unhappy one.

  • I don't want you to ever be unhappy.

  • Carmen wouldn't cheat, and Gerald wouldn't intentionally take her away, but if she was unhappy enough, Carmen might leave.

  • Denton wasn't nearly as unhappy as he was going to be when he found out she was skipping the state.

  • Addresses were presented to him at Southampton, Birmingham and other towns; he was officially entertained by the lord mayor of London; at each place he pleaded the cause of his unhappy country.

  • The unhappy king did the only thing possible in the circumstances.

  • Abominable, unnatural as Peter's conduct to his unhappy and innocent son undoubtedly was, there is no reason to suppose that he ever regretted it.

  • So fatally were the internal affairs of that magnificent but unhappy country bound up with concerns which brought the forces of the civilized world into play.

  • Similar, too, was the revelation, when freedom of speech was at last allowed, of the unhappy effect of the long divorce of the intellect of the country from any experience of practical politics.

  • "If thou art determined, O God, to destroy me," the unhappy Angevin exclaimed, "let my fall be gradual!"

  • Yet again, Saul had been chosen by Yahweh to free his people from the Philistines; he had been rejected for his sins, and had suffered continuously from this enemy; Israel at his death was left in the unhappy state in which he had found it; it was the Judaean David, the faithful servant of Yahweh, who was now chosen to deliver Israel, and to the last the people gratefully remembered their debt.

  • Gay visited him in Edinburgh, and Pope praised his pastoral - compliments which were undoubtedly responsible for some of Ramsay's unhappy poetic ventures beyond his Scots vernacular.

  • The war between the rival emperors, Frederick of Austria and Louis of Bavaria, and the interdict under which the latter was placed in 1324 inflicted extreme misery upon the unhappy people.

  • In the midst of these unhappy surroundings religion became more inward in men of real piety and the desire grew among them to draw closer the bonds that united them to one another.

  • The universe is merely blind Will, not thought; this Will is irrational, purposeless and therefore unhappy.

  • The world being a picture of the Will is therefore similarly unhappy.

  • With declining prices for farm produce came that year of unhappy memory, 1879, when persistent rains and an almost sunless summer ruined the crops and reduced many farmers to a state of destitution.

  • Mill expressly says that his childhood was not unhappy.

  • It seems unhappy only when we compare it with the normal life of a boy and decline to imagine its peculiar enjoyments and aspirations.

  • We must provisionally affirm life and devote ourselves to social evolution, instead of striving after a happiness which is impossible; in so doing we shall find that morality renders life less unhappy than it would otherwise be.

  • The slaves of the leno and the lanista were probably in most cases not only degraded but unhappy.

  • The chief poets of the transition are Fazil Bey, Wasif, notable for his not altogether unhappy attempt to write verses in the spoken language of the capital, `Izzet Molla, Pertev Pasha, `Akif Pasha, and the poetesses Fitnet and Leyla.

  • David Hume summed up his admiration for Douglas by saying that his friend possessed "the true theatric genius of Shakespeare and Otway, refined from the unhappy barbarism of the one and licentiousness of the other."

  • This operation is called gastrostomy and may be the means of giving many weeks of comfort to the unhappy patient - provided that its performance is not too long postponed.

  • Thus the Magyars were saddled with two rival kings with equally valid titles, which proved an even worse disaster than the Mohacs catastrophe; for in most of the counties of the unhappy kingdom desperadoes of every description plundered the estates of the gentry, and oppressed the common people, under the pretext that they were fighting the battles of the contending monarchs.

  • The first volume of Alexander Kisfaludy's Himfy, a series of short lyrics of a descriptive and reflective nature, appeared at Buda in 1801, under the title of Kesergo szerelem (Unhappy Love), and was received with great enthusiasm; nor was the success of the second volume Boldog szerelem (Happy Love), which appeared in 1807, inferior.

  • That infantile paralysis is an infection, and that its unhappy sequels are now treated with more hope of restoration, has been indicated already.

  • To quiet the people and save the unhappy victim, two officers volunteered to conduct him to the senate house and there place him in arrest.

  • The fraternity of White Penitents buried the body with great ceremony, and performed a solemn service for the deceased as a martyr; the Franciscans followed their example; and these formalities led to the popular belief in the guilt of the unhappy family.

  • His associations with his principals were unhappy; the expedition was beset by many difficulties, and finally La Condamine separated from the rest and made his way from Quito down the Amazon, ultimately reaching Cayenne.

  • In 1543 he had been married to his cousin Mary of Portugal, who bore him a son, the unhappy Don Carlos, and who died in 1545.

  • Towards the close of the 17th century the province began to be overrun by the Mahrattas, and in 1718 the Delhi government formally recognized their right to levy blackmail (chauth) on the unhappy population.

  • Reiske's first years in Leiden were not unhappy, till he got into serious trouble by introducing emendations of his own into the second edition of Burmann's Petronius, which he had to see through the press.

  • A strong man, Captain Grey, was at last sent over from Australia to restore peace and rescue the unhappy colony from bankruptcy and despair.

  • Incredible as it may seem, the expedition to place the false Demetrius on the Muscovite throne was a private speculation of a few Lithuanian magnates, and similar enterprises on the part of other irresponsible noblemen on the Danube or Dniester brought upon unhappy Poland retaliatory Tatar raids, which reduced whole provinces to ashes.

  • were most unhappy.

  • "It would be useless and almost unjust to insist upon a man's being virtuous if he cannot be so without being unhappy.

  • Although his pontificate had been so stormy and unhappy that he is said to have regretted on his death-bed that he ever left his monastery, nevertheless Eugenius's victory over the council of Basel and his efforts in behalf of church unity contributed greatly to break down the conciliar movement and restore the papacy to the position it had held before the Great Schism.

  • Here Churchyard enriched himself at the expense, it is to be feared, of the unhappy Irish; but in 1552 he was in England again, trying vainly to secure a fortune by marriage with a rich widow.

  • He appears to have made a very unhappy marriage at this time, and returned to the Low Countries.

  • The chief authority for Churchyard's biography is his own "Tragicall Discourse of the unhappy man's life" (Churchyardes Chippes).

  • The governor and council appoint all judicial ' The constitution of 1776 provided that the Congress which framed it " assume the name, power and authority of a House of Representatives "; that said house choose twelve persons to be " a distinct and separate branch of the legislature by the name of a Council that the Council appoint a president; that civil officers for the colony and for each county (except clerks of court, county treasurers and recorders) should be appointed by the two houses; and that " if the present unhappy dispute with Great Britain should continue longer than this present year, and the Continental Congress give no instruction or direction to the contrary, the Council be chosen by the people of each respective county in such manner as the Council and House of Representatives shall order."

  • This was attributable to the lingering yet potent influence of an unhappy past was held by some; while others attributed the weakness to the viceregal office and the effects of a sham court.

  • The suit was purposely protracted, and at length, in 1620, the unhappy woman, then in her seventy-fourth year, was arrested on a formal charge of witchcraft.

  • In the general confusion following on Charles Albert's defeat on the Mincio and his retreat to Milan, where the people rose against the unhappy king, Fanti's courage and tact saved the situation.

  • The unhappy course of this campaign, culminating in the fall of Gran, brought him once more into disfavour, and he was deprived of the seal of office (November 19).

  • She was married to him in 947; but after an unhappy union of three years Lothair died (November 22, 950).

  • The next three years he spent at Brantwood, mainly in retirement, and unhappy in finding nearly all his labours interrupted by his broken health.

  • In carrying out the regime of Rampolla, which was, in every respect, a bad imitation of that of Antonelli, the Vatican left no stone unturned in its attempt to coerce the conscience of the French royalists; it did not even stop at dishonour, as was evidenced by the case of the unhappy Mgr d'Hulst, who, in order to evade the censorship of his pamphlet on Old Testament criticism, had to abandon both his king and his principles, only to die in exile of a broken heart.

  • For the next two years all Hungary was convulsed by a horrible civil war, during which the unhappy young king, who fought for his heritage to the last with desperate valour, was driven from one end of his kingdom to the other like a hunted beast.

  • He travelled on the continent, made an unhappy marriage in 1786, and again went to sea.

  • Poland was incapable of maintaining its independence at the time of the first partition (1772), and the division of the unhappy country was forced on by Austria and Prussia.

  • It continued in the hands of the Moguls, with occasional revolts, till 1770, when it was ceded to the Mahrattas, from which time up to 1818 the unhappy district was the scene of a continual struggle, being seized at different times by the Mewar and Marwar rajas, from whom it was as often retaken by the Mahrattas.

  • His friends there exerted themselves to obtain for him the office of keeper of the royal library, but Frederick had not forgotten Lessing's quarrel with Voltaire, and declined to consider his claims. During the two years which Lessing now spent in the Prussian capital, he was restless and unhappy, yet it was during this period that he published two of his greatest works, Laokoon, oder fiber die Grenzen der Malerei and Poesie (1766) and Minna von Barnhelm (1767).

  • For a time he was not unhappy, but the debts which he had contracted in Hamburg weighed heavily on him, and he missed the society of his friends; his health, too, which had hitherto been excellent, gradually gave way.

  • The union proved childless and unhappy, and in 1780 the countess fled for refuge from her husband's drunken violence to a convent in Florence, where Charles had been residing since 1 774.

  • His first wife, Catherine, daughter of Magnus I., duke of Saxe-Lauenburg, bore him in 1 533 his eldest son Eric. This union was neither long nor happy, but the blame for its infelicity is generally attributed to the lady, whose abnormal character was reflected and accentuated in her unhappy son.

  • The unhappy Bel is successes.

  • The campaign that followed, after some initial reverses, culminated in the crushing victory of the allies at Leipzig (October 1618, 1813),and was succeeded by the joint invasion of France, during which the German troops wreaked vengeance on the unhappy population for the wrongs and violences of the French rule in Germany.

  • His character had no doubt suffered under his long embarrassments and his unhappy marriage.

  • had been scarcely less unhappy.

  • Such was the object of the canal then excavated, and it answered its purpose; but the sacrifice of life was enormous (fully 20,000 workmen perished), and the labor of the unhappy fellahin was forced.

  • Meanwhile Osman Digna, who had fled from Kufit to Kassala, wreaked his vengeance upon the unhappy captives at Kassala.

  • In 1568 he was the real leader of the rebellion against Eric, but took no part in the designs of his brother John against the unhappy king after his deposition.

  • Nothing did more to bring the two peoples together than religion, after the Reformation, yet, by an unhappy turn of affairs, and mainly thanks to one man, John Knox, few causes were more potent than religious differences in delaying that complete union which nature herself seemed to desire.

  • The cause of the miseries of these two unhappy centuries was beyond human control: no Stuart sovereign, after Robert II., escaped from the inevitable evils of a long minority, while Robert II.

  • Meanwhile the many noble and dissatisfied pensioners of England adopted Protestantism, which also made its way among the barons, burgesses and clergy, so that, for political reasons, James at last could not but be hostile to the new creed; he bequeathed this anti-protestantism, with the French alliance, through his wife, Mary of Guise, and the influence of the house of Lorraine, to his unhappy daughter, Mary Stuart.

  • The marriage was unhappy; James was eternally occupied with the business of his cause and the feuds of his adherents; Clementina lost her gaiety and became causelessly jealous; and her retreat to a convent in 1725 was a greater blow to the cause than the failure of Atterbury's plot (1720), the alleged treason of Mar and the splits in the Jacobite party.

  • After an unhappy childhood, he studied at Heidelberg, and at the age of twenty entered the Benedictine monastery of Sponheim near Kreuznach, of which, in 1485, he became abbot.

  • It may, like the Stoic, assert freedom by holding aloof from the entanglements of real life, or like the sceptic regard the world as a delusion, or finally, as the " unhappy consciousness " (Ungliickliches Bewusstseyn), may be a recurrent falling short of a perfection which it has placed above it in the heavens.

  • From the first, however, it was clear that Friederike Brion could never become the wife of the Frankfort patrician's son; an unhappy ending to the romance was unavoidable, and, as is to be seen in passionate outpourings like the Wanderers Sturmlied, and in the bitter self-accusations of Clavigo, it left deep wounds on the poet's sensitive soul.

  • The marriage was a very unhappy one, the husband having no qualities that could appeal to a woman who, whatever the censorious might say of her moral character, was distinguished to the last by a lively intellect and a singular charm.

  • Noteworthy, again, is the appeal to religious and ethical considerations in order to prevent injustice to the widow and fatherless and to unhappy debtors; statutory laws are either unknown, or, more probably, are presupposed.

  • Three years after this unhappy marriage Louis entered upon his stormy political career.

  • An unhappy adventure in love deepened his sense of failure, but he became betrothed to Maria White in the autumn of 1840, and the next twelve years of his life were deeply affected by her influence.

  • It was at this period of his life, when his inner troubles of spirit harmonized with the unhappy external conditions of his lot, that he began an earnest and prolonged study of the Bible; and from this time dates the tone of extreme pietism which is characteristic of his writings, and which undoubtedly alienated many of his friends.

  • During these unhappy years he took refuge in literature.

  • His marriage with Pomponia was very unhappy, and he was much under the influence of his slave Statius.

  • Having bought in 834 territories at Samarra, a small place situated a few leagues above Bagdad, he caused a new residence to be built there, whose name, which could be interpreted "Unhappy is he who sees it," was changed by him into Sorra-man-ra`a, "Rejoiced is he who sees it."

  • An old error that we may have a valid syllogism from merely negative premises (ex omnibus negativis), long ago answered by Alexander and Boethius, is now revived by Lotze, Jevons and Bradley, who do not perceive that the supposed second negative is really an affirmative containing a " not " which can only be carried through the syllogism by separating it from the copula and attaching it to one of the extremes, thus: The just are not unhappy (negative).

  • Some not-recognized are not unhappy (negative).

  • An unhappy propensity to duelling, the origin in Arkansas of the bowie-knife, - from an alleged use of which Arkansas received the nickname, which it has always retained, of the " toothpick state," - and other backwoods associations gave the state a reputation which to some extent has survived in spite of many years of sober history.

  • 2 --and the relatives became rich through the unhappy accident (Hartland, 86 seq.).

  • By character and temperament unfitted to stand alone, her life had been unhappy and tragical from its isolation.

  • The closing years of Akbar's reign were rendered very unhappy by the misconduct of his sons.

  • Into the obscure details of this unhappy campaign it is unnecessary to enter; one fact stands out clearly, that Essex endeavoured to carry out a treasonable design.

  • The severest measures had been tried, especially against the priests' unhappy partners.

  • Political troubles and the unhappy condition of the Jews probably furnish the explanation; hence also the abundance of Palestinian haggadic literature in the Midrashim, whose " words of blessing and consolation " appealed more to their feelings than did the legal writings.

  • At the age of forty he married Johanna Henrietta Trosiener, then only twenty, but the marriage owing to difference of temperament was unhappy.

  • In Berlin Schopenhauer was lonely and unhappy.

  • The borrower is in this unhappy state rather a distressed man soliciting aid than a solvent man capable of making and fulfilling a contract; and if he cannot find a friend to make a free gift to him in the former character he would not under the latter character obtain a loan from a stranger except by the promise of exorbitant interest and by the fullest eventual power over his person which he is in a position to grant."

  • Their leaders renounced allegiance to the regent; she ended her not unkindly, but as Knox calls it "unhappy," life in the castle of Edinburgh; the English troops, after the usual Elizabethan delays and evasions, joined their Scots allies; and the French embarked from Leith.

  • An attempted monarchical revolution, planned by the queen and a few devoted young nobles in 1756, was easily and remorselessly crushed; and, though the unhappy king did not, as he anticipated, share the fate of Charles Stuart, he was humiliated as never monarch was humiliated before.

  • The French subsidies, which might have sufficed for a six weeks' demonstration (it was generally assumed that the king of Prussia would give little trouble to a European coalition), proved quite inadequate; and, after five unsuccessful campaigns, the unhappy Hats were glad to make peace and ignomini- YearsThe Sevenar.

  • by excluding not only his unhappy son but also that son's whole family from the succession - an act of injustice which has never been adequately defended.

  • 1842) distinguished himself, and made himself very unhappy, by his dogged resistance to every species of renaissance in Swedish thought, or art, or literature.

  • Shah Rukh held his position, such as it was, rather under Al~mad Lady Sheil says (1849); I saw a few of these unhappy captives who all had to embrace Mahommedanism, and many of whom had risen to the highest stations, just as the Circassian slaves in Constantinople.

  • The match was an unhappy one, owing partly to incompatibility of temper, but still more to the mischievous interference of the jealous queen-mother.

  • After the conquest of Peru by the Spaniards in the 16th century the natives were subjected to much tyranny and oppression, though it must in fairness be said that much of it was carried out in defiance of the efforts and the wishes of the Spanish home government, whose legislative efforts to protect the Indians from serfdom and ill-usage met with scant respect at the hands of the distant settlers and mine-owners, who bid defiance to the humane and protective regulations of the council of the Indies, and treated the unhappy natives little better than beasts of burden.

  • The 9th earl, George, descended from this Gilbert, died unmarried, and his nephew, who followed, was succeeded by his grandson Francis, chiefly memorable for his unhappy fate.

  • Neither must it be forgotten that in the previous war in 1745 an unhappy young lieutenant, Baker Phillips by name, whose captain had brought his ship into action unprepared, and who, when his superior was killed, surrendered the ship when she could no longer be defended, was shot by sentence of a courtmartial.

  • But this full effect has only been worked out in the lapse of ages; the Tantra literature has also had its growth and its development, and some unhappy scholar of a future age may have to trace its loathsome history.

  • With this gleam of hope for the unhappy Judaeans both the book of Kings and the prophecies of Jeremiah conclude (2 Kings xxv.

  • Berenice, daughter of Salome, sister of Herod I., and wife of her cousin Aristobulus, who was assassinated in 6 B.C. Their relations had been unhappy and she was accused of complicity in his murder.

  • the lowest in culture of any known, but leading a normal, selfsupporting, and not unhappy life, which had probably changed little during untold ages.

  • This work, the Biathanatos, is an attempt to show that "the scandalous disease of headlong dying," to which Donne himself in his unhappy moods had "often such a sickly inclination," was not necessarily and essentially sinful.

  • The patronage of his uncle galled him: he was dull and unhappy We find in Swift few signs of precocious genius.

  • The unhappy man's emotion destroyed his power of digestion.

  • One of these experiments was an unhappy marriage - undertaken merely that he might have a salon - which, after a year's duration, was dissolved by mutual consent.

  • In 1791 Fessler was converted to Lutheranism and next year contracted an unhappy marriage, which was dissolved in 1802, when he married again.

  • With fifty or a hundred ships they would fall upon some unhappy region, harry it for many miles inland, and offer battle to the landsfolk unless the latter came out in overpowering force.

  • But the vikings were now showering such blows on the northern states that their unhappy monarchs could think of nothing but selfdefence.

  • From the point of view of his English subjects his main achievement was that he restored iii almost every detail the well-organized bureaucracy which his ancestor had created, and with it the law and order that had disappeared during Stephens unhappy reign.

  • Its state had grown even more unhappy than before since the Danish invasions of the 10th century, which had not welded the native kingdoms into unity by pressure from without as had been the case in Englandbut had simply complicated affairs, by setting up two or three alien principalities ~

  • Among the many troubles which broke down King Henrys strdng will and great bodily vigour in those unhappy years, rebellion in England was not one.

  • This was a most unhappy inspiration, and drove into neutrality or even into the kings camp many who had previously inclined to the party of reform.

  • Gavestons unhappy career came to an.

  • The unhappy king was compelled to promise to forget and forgive this offence, and was then restored to a certain amount of freedom and power; the barons believed that when freed from the influence of Gaveston he would prove a less unsatisfactory sovereign.

  • Their unhappy master was forced to abdicate on the 20th of January 1327, his fourteen-year old son being proclaimed king in his stead.

  • The nation was too proud to accept defeat, and persevered in the unhappy attempt to reverse the fortunes of war.

  • But, while the meeting was still going on, Tyler went off to the Tower with a part of his horde, entered the fortress unopposed, and murdered the unhappy chancellor, Archbishop Sudbury, the treasurer, and several victims more.

  • No faith was kept with the unhappy Richard; he was placed in close and secret confinement, and denied the ordinary comforts of life.

  • But his piety inspired him to redouble the persecution of the unfortunate Lollards, whom his father had harried only in an intermittent fashion; and his sense of moral responsibility did not prevent him from taking the utmost advantage of the civil wars of his unhappy neighbors of France.

  • After a long trial, carried out with elaborate formality and great unfairness, the unhappy Joan was found guilty of proclaiming as divine visions what were delusions of the evil one, or of her own vain imagination, and when she persisted in maintaining their reality she was declared a relapsed heretic, and burnt at Rouen on the 30th of May 1431.

  • He then moved to London, and which was being threatened by Kentish levies raised in Warwicks name, delivered the city, and next day caused the unhappy Henry VI.

  • As regards domestic agriculture, it has been often stated that the I5th century was the golden age of the English peasant, and State of that his prosperity was little affected either by the the rvral unhappy French wars of Henry VI.

  • The obloquy under which Jameslaboured increased when the Thirty Years War broke out (1618), and when his daughter Elizabeth, whose husband, the electorpalatine, was the unhappy claimant to the Bohemian crown (1619), stood forth as the lovely symbol of the deserted Protestantism of Europe.

  • These wise concessions might possibly have had ~ d some effect in pacifying Ireland, if, in the autumn of tee ra ~ 1845, they had not been forgotten in the presence of a disaster which suddenly fell on that unhappy country.

  • Ever since the independence of the South African Republic had been virtually conceded by the convention of 1884, unhappy differences had prevailed between the Dutch and British residents in the Transvaal.

  • It was certainly unhappy in its preparations for the struggle.

  • 2 Soon afterwards the unfortunate Arabella was captured and brought back to the Tower, where she spent the rest of her unhappy career.

  • He was a statesman of integrity, ability and determination, whose good qualities are too apt to be overlooked in consequence of his connexion with the unhappy fate of Maximilian.

  • Men of good birth (nearly always, too, of Celtic blood on one side at least), they leave Iceland young and attach themselves to the kings and earls of the north, living in their courts as their henchmen, sharing their adventures in weal and woe, praising their victories, and hymning their deaths if they did not fall by their sides - men of quick passion, unhappy in their loves, jealous of rival poets and of their own fame, ever ready to answer criticism with a satire or with a sword-thrust, but clinging through all to their art, in which they attained most marvellous skill.

  • In 1 777, on Voltaire's advice, Villette married Mademoiselle de Varicourt, but the marriage was unhappy, and his wife was subsequently adopted by Voltaire's niece, Madame Denis.

  • Then came the unhappy events connected with Milan's divorce from Queen Natalie.

  • 21 Wilhelmina shared the unhappy childhood of her brother, Frederick the Great, whose friend and confidante she remained, with the exception of one short interval, all her life.

  • Her only daughter Frederica had contracted in 1748 an unhappy marriage with Charles Eugene, duke of Wurttemberg.

  • The next task was to relieve Paris of Bonaparte, who had already refused to repeat Hoches unhappy expedition to Ireland and to attack England at home without either money or a navy.

  • At the end of a year La Barre was replaced by the marquis de Denonville, a man of ability and courage, who, though he showed some vigour in marching against the western Iroquois tribes, angered rather than intimidated them, and the massacre of Lachine (5th of August 1689) must be regarded as one of the unhappy results of his administration.

  • His life with Joanna was rendered extremely unhappy by his infidelity and by her jealousy, which, working on a neurotic temperament, precipitated her insanity.

  • His days at Westminster, Southey thinks, were " probably the happiest in his life," but a boy of nervous temperament is always unhappy at school.

  • 2 He once sentenced an unhappy Jew to run the gauntlet of 10,000 strokes, exclaiming as he signed the warrant, " Thank God, we have no capital punishment in Russia !

  • I'm sorry you're unhappy with my questions, but I need to know why you suddenly needed a girl after going five years without any.

  • Elizabeth Cade was a lonely woman - lonely and unhappy.

  • I didn't want to lose you, but I didn't want you to be unhappy like mother either.

  • He hadn't thought himself unhappy; he'd never thought about it at all.

  • She sat down to watch, unhappy with how her morning had gone so far.

  • Dean swung by the Beaumont Hotel and dropped off Jennifer Radisson's camera, not unhappy to be rid of the reminder of the prior evening.

  • Gabriel, I didn't know you were unhappy with me.

  • Lori and Josh had everything going for them, but they were unhappy with each other.

  • The way children responded to unhappy people was touching.

  • "You were really unhappy about…" she turned and patted the tattoo on her back.

  • If you want her tumor to slow its growth, you'll ensure she's unhappy, Wynn advised.

  • He was unhappy about something.

  • Gabe nodded, uncertain if he should be relieved she wasn't rejoicing to be away from him or worried that she was unhappy.

  • She needed to be unhappy, he reminded himself.

  • And she smiled, happy for her friend and not too unhappy with her choice of husband-to-be.

  • She leaned the broom against the wall, unhappy to see the creature but feeling bad for it.

  • I can't believe it was to make you unhappy.

  • "No. I don't expect to.  I should've sent someone after her, but … " Gabe met Rhyn's gaze and managed a smile.  The half-demon's sharp silver gaze missed nothing, even how unhappy Gabe really was.

  • If it was silly, it wouldn't make you so unhappy.

  • Tim was the quiet one and when Jim cried, everyone on the block knew he was unhappy.

  • But you seem so unhappy.

  • If he knew Alex was making her unhappy, he'd be upset.

  • She glanced up, unhappy at how little of an effect her magic had on him.

  • She was suddenly lost in the unhappy never after.

  • Alex had done nothing to indicate he was unhappy with things the way they were now – and yet, he was definitely troubled about something.

  • Alex might be unhappy that she hadn't asked him to help – because he was working – but he'd probably be glad to know she hadn't called Gerald.

  • I think it hurts him to see you so unhappy.

  • If you hadn't done something, she would have walked out of his life and they would both have been very unhappy.

  • Katie must have noticed they were not satisfied with their relationship, but how could she know why they were unhappy when even they didn't know?

  • If so, that would leave her with an unhappy husband.

  • Why should I be unhappy?

  • Actually, it had been, but it wasn't an unhappy one.

  • You were the one who was so unhappy about everything.

  • I don't want you to ever be unhappy.

  • Carmen wouldn't cheat, and Gerald wouldn't intentionally take her away, but if she was unhappy enough, Carmen might leave.

  • Rob realized she was unhappy and he felt no loyalty to any of them.

  • Denton wasn't nearly as unhappy as he was going to be when he found out she was skipping the state.

  • Etta Jenks has nothing new to say about this male-dominated business, which thrives on vulnerable wannabe actresses with unhappy childhoods.

  • Mc Donald's in Vietnam - unhappy meal The conditions for workers in Vietnam are pretty appalling.

  • callosityions induce callosities; miseries are slippery, or fall like snow upon us, which notwithstanding is no unhappy stupidity.

  • DO YOU THINK COMING HERE WILL HELP YOU NOT TO BE UNHAPPY I need some help, that much seems certain.

  • With Barnardo's help, an unhappy childhood need not lead to a bleak future.

  • chimerical notions made her happy, and the cold naked truth would doubtless have made her unhappy.

  • Also, an uncomfortably high proportion of clients were unhappy about their housing circumstances and we have been working on this.

  • He tried one of the oldest remedies for unhappy horses: animal companionship.

  • Apart from being inspired by his great heart and immense compassion for these unhappy people, Dr. Rodocanachi was also acting from another impulse.

  • I knew Robert was deeply unhappy with the rightward drift of the Conservatives.

  • This takes place in earthlight and here commemorates the unhappy end of the British sf imprint Earthlight.

  • Have you ever seen a film with an unhappy ending?

  • JOANNA reaches the glade, now an unhappy lady who has got what she wanted.

  • She felt that he had been very ill-used, and was quite unhappy in having to communicate what had passed.

  • A handsome drifter and the unhappy wife of a boorish innkeeper conduct an affair which leads them to murder.

  • This left two ferries covering the North Isles, a situation that stretched Orkney Ferries resources and left many islanders unhappy with the service.

  • I became very isolated and insular, very unhappy.

  • juvenile delinquency originates in broken or unhappy homes.

  • NHS workers in particular are said to be unhappy that they don't get any leeway for driving into the zone for work.

  • I have had many periods in my own life when I have been downright miserable and unhappy.

  • Christopher spends a lot of time with Koman and his beautiful, unhappy niece Radha.

  • There will be instances when a client seeks a further expert opinion because they have been unhappy with the content of the first opinion.

  • A blocked sink is an unhappy sink... You may never need to use a plunger again.

  • prep school were unhappy ones.

  • The result of akusala kamma of a lesser degree conditions rebirth in other unhappy planes, such as the animal world.

  • However, even for such a person there may be an unhappy rebirth.

  • Miscarriage, often recurrent, is another unhappy complication of lupus.

  • repressed anger, hostility or sexual tensions unknowingly released by an unhappy subject wreak havoc.

  • When he is unknown, not achieving or acting, he will feel rootless, insecure, anxious, and be unhappy.

  • She also rejected suggestions that the trade was unhappy at being associated with rap stars.

  • It is distinct from being unhappy, however terrible that may be.

  • Theseus story before, but SB loves them, so not unhappy to hear it again.

  • unhappy triad This combination of knee injuries has earned itself the famous name of ' The unhappy triad of O'Donoghue ' !

  • This representation of a disastrous marriage enables Moore to explore mental turmoil and an unhappy ending.

  • unhappy about certain aspects of the proposed changes to the regime for IFAs.

  • unhappy with the outcome or with the action taken, you may address your complaint to OC Admin Sqn.

  • unhappy with the initial response they receive.

  • unhappy with a decision?

  • unhappy with some aspect of City & Guilds!

  • unhappy with the situation... .

  • unhappy with the reply they can refer the matter to the Club Chairman.

  • He, along with others in the know, was deeply unhappy about the added spin.

  • With almost no lines, Williams creates a broken, desperately unhappy man out of a character it would be easy to simply despise.

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