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The woman remained crying raising her piteous voice.
Moved by his piteous condition, instead of giving him money, I offered him a grilled chicken sandwich wrapped in lettuce.
A ray of pale sun glinted on its piteous, naked, empty condition.
Each of the piteous, nameless souls that make up this iconic throng has a dignity and a destiny that must respected.
Speaking of the new album singer Pat Kane says, "As infants we were both sent into blissful sleep (from piteous wailing) by our father's crooning at the sittingroom window.
Speaking of the new album, singer Pat says, "As infants we were both sent into blissful sleep (from piteous wailing) by our father's crooning at the sitting-room window.
forces were forced to open fire on refugees rather than risk the potentially devastating harm hidden within their piteous ranks.
His dial was tremendously punished and his lips so lacerated that he presented a piteous appearance.
All over America support has been spontaneous and there is also a call to cancel Father's Day in deference to the piteous state Donald was left in, fending for himself with just small change in his pocket.
It is also piteous that our schools have not yet developed a media management plan for its students in an era where media is an indispensable part of human culture and society.
Last June, the Chicago Cubs lost a home game to the Cleveland Indians at Wrigley Field--the final score a piteous 6-o.
But this time, lying among the scattered bottles of sun cream, was the piteous sight of murdered holidaymakers lying under their beach towels.