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  • They were all gone, and he walked right out and moved in wistful dejection through the dark, emptying streets.
  • ’It must be nice to live like a vegetable,’ he conceded wistfully.
  • ’No, Colonel,’ Milo said, with a long, languishing, wistful sigh, ’it isn’t very good.

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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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