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wistful
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • Having at this moment reached the end of a wistful gaze into mid-air, Henry did not refuse.
  • She had passed the last milestone by a good long distance, and began to look wistfully towards the bank as if calculating upon another milestone soon.

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  • Sitting in her wheelchair, she looked wistfully at the dancers.
  • I could see them smiling wistfully at us.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Walk to Remember

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