He related his tale of woe while enjoying the never-ending pleasure of seeing the woman he loved in various stages of nakedness.
The last word is woe for Edom.
must arise, but woe to him through whom they arise.
Dean returned home dreading what new tales of woe Fred O'Connor might have discovered in his absence.
The startling saying, " Blessed are ye poor," followed by the woe pronounced upon the rich, might seem like a condemnation of the very principle of property; and when the Christian Church had come to be organized as a society containing rich and poor, the heart of the saying was felt to be more truly and clearly expressed in the words, " Blessed are the poor in spirit."