Poor wretch , the officers tell me that he was caught robbing a loaf of bread from the basket of a wealthy Lady who had bought it.
It was, evidently, some poor penniless wretch trying to keep from freezing to death on the coldest day of the year.
It may be just a smear to you, mate, but it's life and death to some poor wretch .
And what's wrong with the CD player we just bought you, you ungrateful wretch , it's a perfectly good make and it's probably made in the same factory as Sony anyway!
But then, we realize that if we do not help this poor wretch , it is going to turn out that, when we need help, no one will come to our aide.
Know that I have nothing but contempt for your concern, you pompous wretch .
I forgive you, you ungrateful wretch , for you are my brother's son.
He watched the poor wretch the commanding officer was lecturing, and looked on him with little pity.
I felt a pang of jealousy suddenly; it caught me off guard and made me feel like an ungrateful wretch .
The poor wretch had no idea what he was getting into.