That was the initial wistful thinking.
The overall impression is both languid and wistful.
I took the comment as sincerely, not ironically, wistful.
The effect of wistful intimacy is not a result of improvisational looseness.
The sad, wistful gaze is typical of mummy portraits.
It makes the earth sound like a wistful and romantic entity.
Many of them are wistful, dreamy and melancholic but also naturalistic.
The fourth movement of the Serenade is a tranquil, wistful slow movement.
Her distracted and wistful mood arouses sexual interest in him.
Her words were wistful, melancholic and foreshadowed the pain to come.