Along the way, you've got lots of pitiful attempts at push-back spin from administration officials who won't give their name.
They seemed to stretch out their bony, senile fingers to grab her whilst the pitiful willow wept in sorrow at her distress.
Bonjean's attempt at damage control is so sorry and pitiful that it's almost like watching a car wreck.
These are not satanic monsters, but tragic, pitiful figures.
It was pitiful … I almost felt sorry for him, until I heard Girl call him ‘Mister President,’ and then I felt ashamed.
It implied, moreover, that the strikers were pitiful wretches whose problems should be addressed through social uplift or charity.
Who in this house would be able to heat their homes for a pitiful and measly 9 a week? she asked.
The journey only made him seem pitiful and insignificant in the general scheme of things.
He presented such a pathetically pitiful creature, I wanted to kill him.
Goldberg's descent into pathetic lack of humanity has been a pitiful thing to watch.