It could have been mawkish, and pretty Amy does look incongruous in the TV film next to the stories and pictures of war and death
`If only I had known you then,' he said wistfully.
The teachers therefore, should learn how to desensitize themselves, otherwise they would be killed by graduation sorrows after so many classes
Something considered trite,dated,melodramatic,or unduly sentimental.
This book, written under the influence of his youthful embarrassments, amatory and pecuniary, was of a very fierce, gloomy, and passionate sort
Next comes lodger No. 2, a handsome, melancholy man in the early 40's, with a brown, mysterious beard, and strangely pleading, haunting eyes
"A tendency to speculation, though it may keep woman quiet, as it does man, yet makes her sad."
Trite,dated,melodramatic,or mawkishly sentimental.
"I understand, "I said, feeling compassion for her but not waiting to wade into emotional waters.
The nurse looked at me sadly."Adjust your thinking, " he said. "She has a few days, maybe a week. Her heart is weak and unstable."