But one abiding feeling displayed by all, despite the circumstances, had to be optimism and an admirable acceptance.
His songs reflect a deep and abiding sense of the sacred eternally renewed in the common.
For many Republicans, the abiding feeling of the last generation has been that this unique pattern of party competitiveness was an aberration.
The partnership with Barker was forged through mutual respect before blossoming into a deep and abiding friendship in which nary a cross word was spoken.
And while he tried to stage a graceful exit from the presidential race, there remained an abiding sense of wistfulness.
However, there is some wine that does, triggering a deep and abiding feeling of well-being that is more than simple pleasure.
You will be reminded that firefighters deserve your deep and abiding appreciation and respect for their service.
Politics was an abiding passion and he retained a constant devotion to his father's Liberal Party.
The abiding memory I will carry forward from 2003 is of the Special Olympics.
He can never hope for lasting human contacts: abiding love, enduring friendship.