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The Death of Ivan Ilych
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torment
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The Death of Ivan Ilych
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  • What tormented Ivan Ilych most was the deception, the lie, which for some reason they all accepted, that he was not dying
  • That tormented Ivan Ilych more than anything.
  • For his excretions also special arrangements had to be made, and this was a torment to him every time — a torment from the uncleanliness, the unseemliness, and the smell, and from knowing that another person had to take part in it.
  • For his excretions also special arrangements had to be made, and this was a torment to him every time — a torment from the uncleanliness, the unseemliness, and the smell, and from knowing that another person had to take part in it.
  • Apart from this lying, or because of it, what most tormented Ivan Ilych was that no one pitied him as he wished to be pitied.
  • Why, why dost Thou torment me so terribly?
  • That very justification of his life held him fast and prevented his moving forward, and it caused him most torment of all.

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  • She enjoys tormenting others.
  • She concealed her torment.

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