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  • marked by dejection from being alone; "felt sad and lonely"; "the loneliest night of the week"; "lonesome when her husband is away"; "spent a lonesome hour in the bar"

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  • Lonely: Loneliness, the state of "feeling lonely," describes a human state or feeling involving isolation, or the feeling of disconnection with others, etc. Often
  • Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band: album. For other uses, see Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (disambiguation). Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band is the eighth studio album
  • Lonely Planet: For the theatrical work, see Lonely Planet (play). For the song, see Lonely Planet (Gor Sujyan song). Lonely Planet is the largest travel guide
  • Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (song): "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" is a song written by Paul McCartney (credited to Lennon–McCartney), and first recorded and released in 1967, on
  • Lonely Day: "Lonely Day" is the second single from the 2005 album Hypnotize by Armenian American rock band System of a Down. It was written by guitarist Daron Malakian
  • Only the Lonely (EP): Only The Lonely EP is an EP released by Unkle on 4 April 2011. Its entire tracklist also appears on Unkle's Where Did The Night Fall - Another Night Out
  • No More Lonely Nights: "No More Lonely Nights" is a song written by Paul McCartney, which was first released in September 1984. It can be heard on the soundtrack, Give My Regards
  • Lonely Hearts: Lonely Hearts may refer to: Lonely hearts columns, personal advertisements Lonely hearts killer, a journalistic term of art that refers to a person
  • The Lonely Herdsman: The Lonely Herdsman is an episode of the BBC sitcom, The Green Green Grass. It was first screened on 9 November 2007, as the second episode of series three
  • The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter: see The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (film). For other uses, see The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (disambiguation). The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (1940) is the

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* There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar I love not Man the less, but Nature more. - George Gordon Byron

* Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother. - Kahlil Gibran

* I gave up on new poetry myself thirty years ago, when most of it began to read like coded messages passing between lonely aliens on a hostile world. - Russell Baker


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