1 In this deplorable condition the Jew, with his daughter and her wounded patient, were found by Cedric, as has already been noticed, and soon afterwards fell into the power of De Bracy and his confederates.
2 His forgetfulness about the key would have mattered little upon any other occasion, but on this one day it has produced the most deplorable consequences.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In IX. THE ADVENTURE OF THE THREE STUDENTS
3 Now, I am aware that there was a most deplorable occurrence in our house last night.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In XIII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SECOND STAIN
4 There will be a deplorable scene, whenever we are married.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 41. DORA'S AUNTS
5 He was a tearful boy, and broke into such deplorable lamentations, when a cessation of our connexion was hinted at, that we were obliged to keep him.
6 That was evident in such things as the deplorable state of the station.
7 The pathos of this deplorable figure, with its innocent vanity and consequential air, touches Pickering, who has already straightened himself in the presence of Mrs. Pearce.
8 Your words save me from a rather deplorable necessity.
9 The result of that battle had been deplorable.
10 Finances at the red-brick house would have been in a deplorable state, but for Uncle Henry's intervention, and it humiliated Pitty to take money from him.
11 Bitterly did he deplore a deficiency which now he could scarcely comprehend to have been possible.
12 She looked wistfully at him with her sorrowful eyes as he said those words, and her aspect showed that more than one person in the room could deplore the possession of sensitiveness.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyContext Highlight In BOOK 1: 5 Perplexity among Honest People
13 Thus to deplore, each from his point of view, the mutually destructive interdependence of spirit and flesh would have been instinctive with these in critically observing Yeobright.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyContext Highlight In BOOK 2: 6 The Two Stand Face to Face
14 Oh," cried Eugenie, "you are a bad physiognomist, if you imagine I deplore on my own account the catastrophe of which you warn me.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 95. Father and Daughter.
15 It always happens so in this vale of tears, there is an inevitability about such things which we can only wonder at, deplore, and bear as we best can.