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disconsolate
used in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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sad beyond comforting
  • The middle one of the three windows was half-way open; and sitting close beside it, taking the air with an infinite sadness of mien, like some disconsolate prisoner, Utterson saw Dr. Jekyll.
    p. 49.2

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