Sentence Examples


  • Alas, I couldn't keep her long as I wished.
  • Alas, woman and child have missed their opportunity to share our company.
  • But, alas, the danger was too great and I am a cautious man.
  • When Lucien pressed him to "dare," he replied "Alas, I have dared only too much already."
  • The smallest state has lots of small people; delightful children everywhere, but alas, now there is one less.