unaffectedly sorry

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  • They appear to me to be always really glad to see us, and to be unaffectedly sorry when we quit them. Cited from Henrietta Temple, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • Tom herself; for, wonderful to state, she was unaffectedly sorry to part from Tom. Cited from Tom and Some Other Girls, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • We made some kind friends among the hearty and hospitable people of the United States, whom we were unaffectedly sorry to leave. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • The girls were unaffectedly sorry for her, but pity is an offering which a proud spirit finds it hard to accept. Cited from Tom and Some Other Girls, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • The smith was unaffectedly sorry to lose him. Cited from The Ship of Stars, by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch [AKA: Q]
  • As he didn't offer to move after I had done speaking I became quite unaffectedly sorry and advised him very gently to dismiss me from his mind definitely. Cited from The Arrow of Gold, by Joseph Conrad