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agony
used in Things Fall Apart

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Definition
intense feelings of suffering — can be from mental or physical pain
  • The birth of her children, which should be a woman's crowning glory, became for Ekwefi mere physical agony devoid of promise.
    p. 77.3
  • And then from the centre of the delirious fury came a cry of agony and shouts of horror.
    p. 124.1

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