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agony
used in The Old Man and the Sea

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Definition
intense feelings of suffering — can be from mental or physical pain
  • He took all his pain and what was left of his strength and his long gone pride and he put it against the fish's agony and the fish came over onto his side and swam gently on his side, his bill almost touching the planking of the skiff and started to pass the boat, long, deep, wide, silver and barred with purple and interminable in the water.

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