The news of the death of Norris McWhirter will sadden everyone who knew him.
That's why these events sadden me so greatly; not so much because they happened.
Her death will sadden her fans, but her vast musical and political legacy that touched millions across the globe will live on.
Such deaths shock and sadden us all in their pointless cruelty.
While her death will sadden many, her life should be celebrated rather than mourned.
Beyond the tragedy of a brave man's death two aspects of this case sadden me.
As ever, it saddens me greatly to say goodbye to another edition of The Outside Scoop.
Unconnected in any way I was greatly saddened to learn of the death of George Harrison.
I am greatly saddened by incidents which reflect poorly upon the young people of Wallington.
Bolton cricket has been saddened by the death in hospital yesterday of Frank Baldwin.