Half the time pining for Miss Wonderful and the other half whining because she ripped my heart out!
If you want to discuss sympathy, think about poor me, pining away for a hot time and getting nada.
You will think I'm pining away for my beloved Wrentham, which is true in one sense and not in another.
You should do your best to acclimate to your surroundings instead of pining for something better.
To her impatience and pining for him were now added the unpleasant recollection of her interview with Princess Mary and the old prince, and a fear and anxiety of which she did not understand the cause.