All 3 Uses of
- That would be better than slow agony in the flames.
Chpt 3agony = intense suffering
- But the third rope was still moving; being so light, the child was still alive… For more than half an hour he stayed there, struggling between life and death, dying in slow agony under our eyes.
Chpt 4 *
- Not a cry of distress, not a groan, nothing but a mass agony, in silence.
(agony) intense feelings of suffering -- can be from mental or physical pain