Her homecoming at last year's finale provoked the longest most tearful standing ovation Idol had ever seen.
“My love for my husband is great and strong,” said a tearful Colom, when she announced the imminent split to the press.
Standing on the pier was a crowd of tearful fans, dressed in their best flapper frocks.
Any notion that his tearful and apologetic news conference Monday would put this story to rest has evaporated.
In a tearful statement, he launched into a soliloquy about seeing himself free again playing with children, balloons, and dogs.
These questions were often asked, and many were the tearful eyes that night that sought without avail rest and sleep.
It was an excited, fluttered, tearful little Diana who clung to her at the last.
Mournfully, her tearful eyes sought the object of her deep devotion.
"This is rather a tearful corner of the grounds," apologized Miss Atherley.
We can only bow in tearful sympathy with the bereaved family.