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War and Peace
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  • He could distinctly see the distraught yet angry expression on the faces of these two men, who evidently did not realize what they were doing.
  • A young man, looking distraught, pounced down on the ladies, asking them to move aside.
  • He seemed now frightened and distraught and now unnaturally animated and enterprising.
  • The prince tried to comfort her, but Helene, as if quite distraught, said through her tears that there was nothing to prevent her marrying, that there were precedents (there were up to that time very few, but she mentioned Napoleon and some other exalted personages), that she had never been her husband’s wife, and that she had been sacrificed.

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  • "If we go up there and start hugging people and crying and attempting things that make no sense with people who have no chance—all because we’re distraught . it’ll just hurt more folks in the long run.
    James Dashner  --  The Kill Order
  • My father gave money instead and she was distraught, saying that wasn’t the same.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala

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