1 You're a blighted being, and decidedly cross today because you can't sit in the lap of luxury all the time.
2 Being an energetic individual, Mr. Laurence struck while the iron was hot, and before the blighted being recovered spirit enough to rebel, they were off.
3 He felt that his blighted affections were quite dead now, and though he should never cease to be a faithful mourner, there was no occasion to wear his weeds ostentatiously.
4 He had only been waiting till the aforesaid blighted affections were decently interred.
5 That woman, who has so abused your long-suffering, so sullied your name, so outraged your honour, so blighted your youth, is not your wife, nor are you her husband.
6 He hoped that Mary would forget his shoes, but the hope was blighted; she coated them thoroughly with tallow, as was the custom, and brought them out.
7 His colleagues looked at him, and doubtless pitied his prospects, blighted under the perfumed breath of a woman.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 86. The Trial.
8 She presently rose from her seat, and looked about the blighted room for the means of writing.
9 Do not allow a trivial misunderstanding to wither the blossoms of spring, which, once put forth and blighted, cannot be renewed.
10 She was certain that some romantic sorrow had blighted his life and made him hard and bitter, and she felt that what he needed was the love of a good woman.
11 But Ahab's glance was averted; like a blighted fruit tree he shook, and cast his last, cindered apple to the soil.
12 I cannot believe his prospects so blighted for ever.
13 Thought is moved in its most sombre depths, social philosophy is bidden to its most poignant meditations, in the presence of that enigmatic dialect at once so blighted and rebellious.
14 I remembered the broken, blighted family that used to live there.
15 But a blight had come over my existence, and I only visited these people for the sake of the information they might give me on the subject in which my interest was so terribly profound.