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- The Queen and the Prince lamented the King deeply, finding the only consolation in the fact that he had rejoined the gentle girl- wife for whose loss he had been inconsolable. - "Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II", Sarah Tytler.
- Only little Raby, of all the household, found words to use; and his childish and inconsolable laments made the speechless anguish around him all the greater. - "Hetty's Strange History", Anonymous.
- There was also Polla, the wife of Lucan, whose inconsolable grief at her husband's death was so beautifully described by Statius. - "Roman Women Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries, Volume 2 (of 10)", Alfred Brittain.