bereft of all

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  • She sat like one bereft of all power of speech or motion. Cited from Gascoyne, The Sandal Wood Trader, by R. M. Ballantyne
  • On a chair in the middle of the floor he sat, like a man bereft of all. Cited from Mary Marston, by George MacDonald
  • And if you are so worn-out and bereft of all emotions, how can you tell a story? Cited from The Path to Rome, by Hilaire Belloc
  • I never ceased to pray for him, though he left me when I was bereft of all. Cited from Stories by Modern American Authors: Scribners Ed.
  • Her life was bereft of all hope and the future stretched out dark and melancholy before her. Cited from Banzai!, by Ferdinand Heinrich Grautoff
  • For a moment Blake stood stock-still, bereft of all power of movement. Cited from The Empty House And Other Ghost Stories, by Algernon Blackwood
  • No inner life is for him whose soul is bereft of all nobleness. Cited from Wisdom And Destiny, by Maurice Maeterlinck
  • The soldier in the excitement of battle is often bereft of all sense of pain. Cited from The Nervous Child, by Hector Charles Cameron
  • I was bereft of all participation with my family for nearly nine months, and now that poor fellow are place in same position. Cited from The Underground Railroad, by William Still
  • These women bereft of all that was dear face a barren future. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, Jan 23, 1915 V.1 N.4
  • I saw the audience before me, but apart from vision I seemed bereft of all my faculties. Cited from Pebbles on the Shore, by Alpha of the Plough (Alfred George Gardiner)
  • His books were his closest friends, and now, at one stroke, he was bereft of all of them. Cited from The Boy with the U. S. Weather Men, by Francis William Rolt-Wheeler
  • She would not let Chirac think that she was the wife of a man bereft of all honour. Cited from The Old Wives' Tale, by Arnold Bennett
  • Come and behold the cruel monster, where he lies, bereft of all his strength. Cited from The Governess [Female Academy], by Sarah Fielding
  • Bereft of all affection, she went away, cast me there as if I were the child of somebody else. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • I stand alone, bereft of all my comfort. Cited from The Nibelungenlied
  • And, by your knowledge, we should be bereft Of all that Paradise which yet is left. Cited from Poetical Works of Edmund Waller and Sir John Denham, by Waller & Denham
  • A moment he stood swaying, as if bereft of all his strength; and then with abrupt effort he began to move away. Cited from The Bars of Iron, by Ethel May Dell
  • Two of them were undoubtedly threatened, and he wondered gloomily if he might be bereft of all. Cited from Vane of the Timberlands, by Harold Bindloss
  • What my enjoyments in my youthful years, Bereft of all that now my life endears? Cited from Poems 1817, by John Keats
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