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Examples of Poignancy
It is impossible to say, how many, and how great the _Mischiefs_ are that spring from thence; which if a Man should take a View of, it would perhaps, be one of the most Melancholy Prospects that ever he beheld.
And are these then the Entertainments for a Christian to be pleas'd with; for one whose _Salvation_ is to be wrought out with Fear and Trembling?
The Marquise did not love him.
It was for Camors a whole century of torment.
Also, she was much the younger, not merely in years but in experience.
Not so much as Mrs. Brindley because she had the necessities of her career gripping her and claiming the strongest feelings there were in her.