Ryan had contracted AIDS from a blood transfusion and symbolized the senselessness of the disease.
Inani′tion, exhaustion from want of food; Inan′ity, senselessness: worthlessness: any kind of vain frivolity.
Tell them of the foulness, of the cruelty, of the senselessness of it all.
Simply because the shame and senselessness of it reached the pitch of genius!
To say nothing of the inhumanity, the senselessness of duelling revolts me.
That you may not suffer for your own senselessness, and may not harm others by your folly.
It would suit theologians for all men to be babes in this sense, in their senselessness.
It was this senselessness of feeling that first brought the jarring of the truth to him.
Once more that indescribable feeling of disgust at life and contempt of the inanity and senselessness of the work of creation.
It strikes me as ludicrous—even pathetic in its senselessness.