full of regret

See: remorseful
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His wife and daughters soon came home from hearing the address of an Oriental missionary, and were full of regret that papa had not heard, in the first instance, the interesting things which they tried to repeat to him.
Yes, a fortnight since, and she died full of regret, which I could not chase from her mind; she kept repeating, even during the last night of her existence, 'Frances, you will be so lonely when I am gone, so friendless:' she wished too that she could have been buried in Switzerland, and it was I who persuaded her in her old age to leave the banks of Lake Leman, and to come, only as it seems to die, in this flat region of Flanders.
In Rome, along at first, you are full of regrets that Michelangelo died; but by and by, you only regret that you didn't see him do it.
Kim said his two-year stint in the Major League was full of regret.
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Steven Townley, defending, said: "Gill is full of regret and remorse.
Joey hammered the point home to viewers that every vote counts and that it's better to care than to just feel complacent and then be devastated and full of regret after going to the polls.
It was a thrilling game from start to finish but one that Villa will look back on full of regret.
He is full of regret and humbled that his new wife, to a certain extent, has forgiven him.
He told the jury he was full of regret, saying, "I took another man's life.
It is now nothing more than a painful memory for me, full of regret and shame for taking that perfect penis from my son and putting him through so much trauma.