I have to admit, and in the face of all my weariness and skepticism, I like the idea.
The style is elegant and understated, the aura of weariness and mortality extremely powerful.
And you can sense the weariness in Royko when he says he would like to walk away from it all and try to write a comic novel.
Many of our leaders and pundits complain about the weariness and wariness of war, but the nature of conflict has changed.
There was no end of hunger and thirst, and cold and weariness.
The two Haers looked at him, one impatiently, the other in weariness.
The lady stood by, with an expression of infinite scorn and weariness upon her face.
They served to beguile many an hour of weakness and weariness.
Some of them are men from a distance, as may be seen by their dust-soiled garments and their air of weariness.
He replied, however, that weariness was not for conquerors, and joined with them in the pursuit.
Old English werig "tired," related to worian "to wander, totter," from West Germanic *worigaz (cf. Old Saxon worig "weary," Old High German wuorag "intoxicated"), of unknown origin.
Old English wergian (intransitive), gewergian (transitive), from the source of weary (adj.). Related: Wearied; wearying.