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The Mill on the Floss
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  • The slight spurt of peevish susceptibility which had escaped him in their first interview was a symptom of a perpetually recurring mental ailment, half of it nervous irritability, half of it the heart-bitterness produced by the sense of his deformity.

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  • She died of a heart ailment.
  • We learned how to bleed men to cure them of all ailments.
    Ayn Rand  --  Anthem

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