This sonneteer will cut through all his professed downheartedness
about his small mode's smallness to suggest that the small poem has a larger effectiveness than even our most notable technological, commercial and engineering works.
a psychologist who has first hand experience of serious mental illness, recalls how "despite the quite incredible power of the medication to wipe out symptoms (for which I will always be grateful) the inner feelings of downheartedness
and guilt were still there" (1997, p.
Home is where matches have been won or lost, memories linger and where we find comfort in times of downheartedness
Yet our downheartedness
is leavened by a measure of pride.
I notice an uneasiness and downheartedness
brewing inside me.