bereft of her

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  • I was put in prison and the world grew dark to my rose, bereft of her lover. Cited from The Brown Fairy Book, by Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • His mother, on returning to Scotland when bereft of her boy, asked to see the picture again. Cited from Robert Louis Stevenson, by E. Blantyre Simpson
  • All my strength is gone, and I am like a fool, bereft of her co-operation. Cited from Charles Lamb, by Walter Jerrold
  • All my strength Is gone, and I am like a fool, bereft of her co-operation. Cited from The Best Letters of Charles Lamb, ed: Edward Gilpin Johnson
  • A most strange report has reached us, and mamma is like one bereft of her senses. Cited from Verner's Pride, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • Bereft of her husband, a woman becomes helpless and an object of pity with her friends. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • She always will be overbearingly robust till the day we are bereft of her. Cited from Evan Harrington by George Meredith, v3
  • And then, she sank down, bereft of her reason, and lay in his arms in a swoon. Cited from Bubbles of the Foam, by Unknown
  • He had never thought his friend could be so broken, never had imagined her weak as other women, bereft of her gallant pride. Cited from Treasure and Trouble Therewith,by Geraldine Bonner
  • We left the signorina at the door, looking pale and weary, and for once bereft of her high spirits. Cited from A Man of Mark, by Anthony Hope
  • The latter thought her bereft of her senses. Cited from Which?, by Ernest Daudet
  • It was not until he was bereft of her that the boy realized how deep had been his attachment for his mother, for as such he looked upon her. Cited from Jungle Tales of Tarzan,E. R. Burroughs
  • And the earth was greatly afflicted and bereft of her ornaments on all sides. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • Without them, she felt bereft of her mainstay. Cited from The Top of the World, by Ethel M. Dell
  • The sorrowing widow enters into the bitter experience of another wife bereft of her husband, as no other weeper can. Cited from The Bobbin Boy, by William M. Thayer
  • I grieve also few Draupadi who is bereft of her five sons like the Earth bereft of her five mountains. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • He dutifully tried to imagine another issue to the disaster of the night, and to realize himself suddenly bereft of her who so filled his life. Cited from Entire PG Edition of William Dean Howells
  • The bright world was no longer bright since she was bereft of her darling, and her moans for the lost loved one were heartrending. Cited from Dickey Downy, by Virginia Sharpe Patterson
  • And as the tigress bereft of her young will turn with equal anger on any within reach, so did Mrs Proudie turn upon her female guest. Cited from Barchester Towers, by Anthony Trollope
  • Thus suddenly was Mrs Durby bereft of her treasure and thrown into abject despair. Cited from The Iron Horse, by R.M. Ballantyne
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