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agony
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Ulysses
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  • The ghostcandle to light her agony.
  • Martin Cunningham whispered: —I was in mortal agony with you talking of suicide before Bloom.
  • Deadly agony.
  • The agony in the closet.
  • THE MOTHER: (In the agony of her deathrattle) Have mercy on Stephen, Lord, for my sake!
  • Inexpressible was my anguish when expiring with love, grief and agony on Mount Calvary.
  • …the generic conditions imposed by natural, as distinct from human law, as integral parts of the human whole: the necessity of destruction to procure alimentary sustenance: the painful character of the ultimate functions of separate existence, the agonies of birth and death: the monotonous menstruation of simian and (particularly) human females extending from the age of puberty to the menopause: inevitable accidents at sea, in mines and factories: certain very painful maladies and their…
  • He scratches himself with crossed arms at his ribs, grimacing, and exclaims:) I’m suffering the agony of the damned.

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  • She was in agony from a toothache.
  • She cried out in agony.

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