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ordeal
used in The God of Small Things

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a very difficult or painful experience
  • When Khubchand, his beloved, blind, bald, incontinent seventeen-year-old mongrel decided to stage a miserable, long-drawn-out death, Estha nursed him through his final ordeal as though his own life somehow depended on it.
    Chapter 1 (33% in)

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