It was a sombre morning; a heavy greyness of sky painted the eternal forest tops of a sombrous mourning colour.
There was beginning to be felt that deep and sombrous melancholy which might be called anxiety for the absent sun.
So he took his leave and returned home again; but his thoughts were sad and sombrous because of the refusal he had met with.
Time's sombrous tints have every view o'erspread, And thou too, gay seducer, art thou fled?
I would willingly remain behind these “sombrous walls” for the rest of my life for this chance.