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He bitterly deplored the false pride which led his friend to a conduct so little worthy of the affection that united them.
Being naturally soft-hearted, she deplored the tragedy for its own sake; and she was also, though not lacking in courage, decidedly upset by the discovery that some person unknown had been roaming her premises with a firearm.
It is almost to be deplored, poor fellow, that even the wreck of it remains.
My sister's endless husband congratulated himself, and congratulated me, on the result of our interview--he mentioned a great deal more about his sympathies and mine--he deplored my miserable health--he offered to write me a prescription--he impressed on me the necessity of not forgetting what he had said about the importance of light--he accepted my obliging invitation to rest and lunch--he recommended me to expect Lady Glyde in two or three days' time--he begged my permission to look forward to our next meeting, instead of paining himself and paining me, by saying farewell--he added a great deal more, which, I rejoice to think, I did not attend to at the time, and do not remember now.
As regards the 2015 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, chaired by Algeria, Lamamra deplored the lack of consensus among the States Parties on the terminal document of the Conference, that was an opportunity for the global community to make development towards nuclear disarmament.
PARIS, Sept 29 (KUNA) -- France on Tuesday deplored a resumption of clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed Nagorno Karabakh enclave which is under Armenian domination but legally belongs to Azerbaijan.
NNA - The MPs and dignitaries affiliated to local parties condemned and deplored on Wednesday the fresh incident in Saadiyat, whereby MP Aladdine Terro, MP Mohammad Hajjar from the Future Boc, Progressive Socialist Party senior Salim Al Sayyid, Jamaa Islamiyya senior Omar Sraj, and Hezbollah's senior Bilal Dagher gave out deploring words after the incident.
Summary: Grand Mufti Abdel Latif Derian deplored the political crises plaguing Lebanon as a result of the conflict in Syria, insisting that only Lebanese could save their country.
Talking to reporters here on Thursday, he deplored that installation of commercial and other illegal tubewells were major challenges for water
Belgian bishops deplore vote BRUSSELS * Belgium's Catholic bishops have deplored a parliamentary vote paving the way for sick children and dementia patients to choose euthanasia.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Five Nobel Prize laureates in economics have deplored the West-led economic sanctions against Iran and joined an anti-embargo movement formed in the country, officials in Tehran said.
The ambassador also deplored the delay of the world community in coercing Syria to strictly dismantle its chemical arsenal to the satisfaction of its neighbors.