And he could do this so long as nothing agitated him.
When sickness, deaths, or recoveries were mentioned in his presence, especially when the illness resembled his own, he listened with agitation which he tried to hide, asked questions, and applied what he heard to his own case.
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Our goal is to agitate public unrest, so there will be a cry for change.