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  • He knew now the whole of the wretched story from beginning to end. Cited from The Master of the Shell, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • Do you know anything more wretched than when it is getting dark on such an occasion? Cited from The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Vol. 1 (of 8), by Guy de Maupassant
  • The wretched man felt better now that he was beginning to think so clearly. Cited from The Ape, the Idiot & Other People, by W. C. Morrow
  • He has read many books before, but his reading had never made him wretched till now. Cited from The Parables of Our Lord, by William Arnot
  • Will you make me, will you make all of us wretched by going on in this way? Cited from The Home or, Life in Sweden, by Fredrika Bremer
  • The club entered the league half-way through the season and continued their wretched run of form.
  • And he suffered, the wretched man, more than any man had ever suffered before. Cited from The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Vol. 5 (of 8), by Guy de Maupassant
  • I feel so low and wretched that I can't stand anything more. Cited from Sisters Three, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • So the good soul went down, leaving me to my wretched thoughts. Cited from The Blunders of a Bashful Man, by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor
  • Just what was the fate of this wretched little band has not been recorded. Cited from French Pathfinders in North America, by William Henry Johnson
  • When she got up it was to see how many more minutes of the wretched day had passed. Cited from That Affair Next Door, by Anna Katharine Green
  • Don't let the business of that wretched money come between us. Cited from The Trail of '98, by Robert W. Service
  • Not your wretched Spanish troops who do not know how to fight.
  • What help was there for us in the good will of such wretched slaves? Cited from The Promised Land, by Mary Antin
  • I felt as wretched as if I had lost instead of won. Cited from Memoirs, by Charles Godfrey Leland
  • I was so wretched all the evening I didn't know what to do. Cited from Pixie O'Shaughnessy, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • How can any human being be anything but wretched during this tragic war? Cited from The Red Cross Girls with the Russian Army, by Margaret Vandercook
  • We must get to work at once on this wretched business. Cited from Sisters Three, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • I am so wretched that without this dear Mother I should be certainly lost.
  • He writes that he is wretched and that he should no longer live.
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