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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • Ignoring Uncle Vernon’s anguished yell of ’OWLS!’
  • ’ "The Ministry of Magic has received a tip-off from a reliable source that Sirius Black, notorious mass murderer… blah blah blah… is currently hiding in London!" ’ Hermione read from her half in an anguished whisper.
  • When she had finished, Ron looked more anguished than ever.
  • Hermione said in anguished tones as the bell rang at the end of the class.
  • ’Harry, Fb sorry!’ cried Neville, his face anguished as his legs continued to flounder.
  • ’But — but we needed to tell him something important!’ wailed Hermione, holding her hands more tightly over her face, not, Harry knew, out of anguish, but to disguise the continued absence of tears.

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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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