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The Giver
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  • ordinary lives free of anguish because he had been selected, as others before him had, to bear their burden.
  • He could still hear it when he opened his eyes and lay anguished on the bed where he received the memories.
  • Again and again he dreamed of the anguish and the isolation on the forsaken hill.
  • I caused you anguish.
  • "Put your hands on me," he directed, aware that in such anguish The Giver might need reminding.
  • The Giver gave a rueful, anguished, empty laugh.
  • But I gave her anguish of many kinds.

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  • I felt unbearable anguish when my 4-year-old child died from brain cancer.
  • Her guilt led to anguish until she committed her life to good.

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