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leprosy
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The Mill on the Floss
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  • That momentary happiness had been smitten with a blight, a leprosy; Stephen thought more lightly of her than he did of Lucy.

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  • Hundreds of thousands of new cases of leprosy are contracted each year; though it is rare in developed countries.
  • Park could tell her that he had lice and leprosy and parasitic worms living in his mouth, and she would still put on fresh ChapStick.
    Rainbow Rowell  --  Eleanor & Park

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