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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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  • Had it pleas’d heaven To try me with affliction; had they rain’d All kinds of sores and shames on my bare head; Steep’d me in poverty to the very lips; Given to captivity me and my utmost hopes; I should have found in some place of my soul A drop of patience: but, alas, to make me A fixed figure for the time, for scorn To point his slow unmoving finger at!

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  • She is afflicted by diabetes.
  • While taking the test, she was afflicted with a toothache and a throbbing head.

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