- Oh, I tremble to think what will be the end of this so dreadful and so ireful a beginning! - "The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3", John Bunyan.
- In this ireful frame of mind, Mabel met the ladies of the Advisory Council. - "Comrade Yetta", Albert Edwards.
- There was the ireful consciousness that the narrow- gauge folks were giving him a raw deal on that dynamite matter. - "Joan of Arc of the North Woods", Holman Day.