However, a good laugh is a mighty good thing, and rather too scarce a good thing; the more's the pity
More's the pity
that it should be so--not that I should be strong and hearty for my years, I mean, but that they should be weak and tender.
I hope not, but don't dare to ask; though, perhaps, Steve knows, he's always after Prince, more's the pity
," and Archie looked anxious.
But it isna religion as was i' fault there; it was Seth Bede, as was allays a wool-gathering chap, and religion hasna cured him, the more's the pity
I knew 'twas a spring draf' goin' home, for there's no rig'mint hereabouts, more's the pity
Pumpkins are not permanent, more's the pity
, and in time they spoil.
He's done nobody any harm but himself and his family,--the more's the pity
,--and I go and look at the bare shelves every day, and think where all my things used to stand.
Ben's read 'em to me many and many a time, but they slip out o' my mind again; the more's the pity
, for they're good letters, else they wouldn't be in the church; and so I prick 'em on all the loaves and all the cakes, though sometimes they won't hold, because o' the rising--for, as I said, if there's any good to be got we've need of it i' this world--that we have; and I hope they'll bring good to you, Master Marner, for it's wi' that will I brought you the cakes; and you see the letters have held better nor common.
But that's feeling a part and going into it as if you meant it; it isn't usual; more's the pity
Another insider said: "There's nothing wrong with her body, more's the pity
Another souce said: "There's nothing wrong with her body, more's the pity
I cannot see W H Smith or Waterston's offering them for sale any time soon, more's the pity
they would be a good counterpoint to the staid boring mainstream tomes that seem to dominate the highbrow late night talk shows on BBC4 etc.
They don't make men like Ken today, more's the pity
Not even to get my mitts on that pretty hair, more's the pity
They'd never have been mixed and matched like this, though - more's the pity
because they look great.