desolate as

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  • No little lost sheep ever ran this farm so desolate as you will be without your brother. Cited from Laddie, by Gene Stratton Porter
  • Wild and desolate as things look, they will be lovely when we get back in summer. Cited from The Hill, by Horace Annesley Vachell
  • Yet this second week was not so desolate as the first. Cited from Sketches, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • Her heart was very desolate as she entered this strange city alone, at ten o'clock at night. Cited from Woman's Work in the Civil War, by Brockett and Vaughan
  • Somehow, it did not seem so desolate as it had seemed five minutes before. Cited from The Swindler and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • This child was as desolate as himself, only in another way. Cited from The Fairy Godmothers and Other Tales, by Mrs. Alfred Gatty
  • The man seemed as desolate as the dog, because of the child's departure. Cited from Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man, Marie Conway Oemler
  • Desolate as my lost life, as my dead heart. Cited from Kate Danton, or, Captain Danton's Daughters, by May Agnes Fleming
  • The house was as shut-up and desolate as if it were entirely empty. Cited from John Halifax, Gentleman, by Mrs. Craik:Dinah Maria
  • We cannot be desolate as long as we have Him. Cited from Expositions/Holy Scripture: Ezekiel, etc., by Alexander Maclaren
  • Nothing further was said; the dull street was quiet and desolate as usual. Cited from Lucretia, by E. B. Lytton, Vol. 3
  • Rose felt about as desolate as if she had been shipwrecked on a desert island. Cited from Kate Danton, or, Captain Danton's Daughters, by May Agnes Fleming
  • Spring became as desolate as winter when it was robbed of the thought of her. Cited from The Miller Of Old Church, by Ellen Glasgow
  • On this whole earth there is not another orphan so desolate as I am! Cited from The Nameless Castle, by Maurus Jokai
  • As endless and as desolate as his desert his future lay stretched out before his mind. Cited from The Man of the Desert, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • And there is nothing so desolate as such a pause, to such a nature. Cited from Sir George Tressady, Vol. II, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • How desolate it all was -- as desolate as her own dead heart. Cited from Kate Danton, or, Captain Danton's Daughters, by May Agnes Fleming
  • There are few wildernesses so desolate as to offer no food at all for one who knows what to look for. Cited from Operation Terror, by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  • It may become as desolate as the home of Job. Cited from The Christian Home, by Samuel Philips
  • Who taught thee for a shrine To choose a heart so desolate as mine? Cited from Hindustani Lyrics, by Various
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