Sentence Examples

  • It is a pathetic record.
  • The glow and the glamour of the Crusades disappear save for the pathetic sunset splendours of St Louis, as Dandolo dies, and gallant Villehardouin drops his pen.
  • There was a pathetic expression of sorrow, prayer, and hope in it.
  • The pathetic song of "Lochaber no more" was written by Allan Ramsay.
  • Some of his finest tragedies were written for her, but her repertoire was not confined to them, and many an indifferent play - like Thomas Corneille's Ariane and Comte d'Essex - owed its success to "her natural manner of acting, and her pathetic rendering of the hapless heroine."

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