- Well, then, your guest will be poisoned at the fifth remove, and die, at the end of eight or ten days, of pains in the intestines, sickness, or abscess of the pylorus.
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- The abscess left when she disappeared was still in his head—like an empty pool.
James Dashner -- The Scorch Trials
- To the bombardiers, the walled city on its granite headland, drawing ever closer, looks like an unholy tooth, something black and dangerous, a final abscess to be lanced away.
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Anthony Doerr -- All the Light We Cannot See