Whatever it is, the very fact that you are facing the problem is a more positive step than to simply wallow in self-pity .
He placed a hand on his shoulder, as the younger man bent his head in sadness, and self-pity .
He's just your average alcoholic who wallows in self-pity and drinks every spare penny I can earn.
he seems to be wallowing in self-pity
He has reached a level of self-pity that constitutes clinical depression.
There wasn't time for sentiment or wallowing in self-pity .
If the TV moguls are right and we only want to watch miserable people wallowing in self-pity , then why not simply watch the news?
I think that I avoided self-pity and sentimentality about it because I didn't feel that way about it.
I didn't want to wallow in self-pity or martyr myself on stage.
My daughter suggested that I was wallowing in self-pity and should just get out more.