His heart was, I knew, affected, and the constant anxiety in which he lived, however chimerical the cause of it might be, was evidently having a serious effect upon his health.
I had observed some newspaper comment at the time, but I was exceedingly preoccupied by that little affair of the Vatican cameos, and in my anxiety to oblige the Pope I lost touch with several interesting English cases.
I will say nothing to add to his anxieties, but I will take my own steps to attain my own end.
I have no doubt that anxiety and exposure have driven him off his head.
He then had it returned and obtained another—a most instructive incident, since it proved conclusively to my mind that we were dealing with a real hound, as no other supposition could explain this anxiety to obtain an old boot and this indifference to a new one.
There are no more uses of "anxiety" in the book.
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She suffers from more than the usual pre-test anxiety.
It is a vicious cycle in which worry leads to a drop in the stock market and the drop in the stock market leads to increased anxiety.