"Dey ain’ a soun’ set of bowels in de whole Confedrut ahmy," observed Mammy darkly as she sweated over the fire, brewing a bitter concoction of blackberry roots which had been Ellen’s sovereign remedy for such afflictions.
Be kind to the afflicted," said Ellen.
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She is afflicted by diabetes.
While taking the test, she was afflicted with a toothache and a throbbing head.