afflicting me

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  • Nothing ever afflicted me so much as hearing of my brother's death. Cited from The Arabian Nights Entertainments, by Anonymous
  • This loss afflicted me to such a degree that I was almost out of my mind. Cited from Manon Lescaut by the Abbe Prevost
  • And if you do well, what can afflict me? Cited from Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, by Alban Butler
  • Thou hast prepared a table before me against them that afflict me. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Psalms Book 21
  • Your evident concern at leaving London is very natural, and yet it afflicts me. Cited from Evelina, by Fanny Burney
  • Mary, may God who has afflicted me, grant you a happier lot in the future! Cited from Lights and Shadows of Real Life, T.S. Arthur
  • Rogers greatly afflicted me, by telling me the bad way you are in. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 7, by Samuel Richardson
  • And you are cursed with want, and you afflict me, even the whole nation of you. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Malachias Book 44
  • And, on the other hand, say I had a sense of it, would it not afflict me beyond measure? Cited from The Memorable Thoughts of Socrates, by Xenophon
  • I see that the sufferings of a better man than thou art would less afflict me than thine. Cited from Arthur Mervyn, by Charles Brockden Brown
  • Heaven, for its own wise purposes, has chosen to afflict me. Cited from Three Brides, Love in a Cottage, and Other Tales,by Francis A. Durivage
  • My son's account afflicted me beyond measure. Cited from The Arabian Nights Entertainments Complete
  • Oh this scene afflicts me -- let us move on. Cited from Nature and Human Nature, by T. Haliburton
  • This afflicted me, even while I was acting a false part, and when I was away my heart failed me. Cited from The Mysterious Key And What It Opened,by L. Alcott
  • It was a sad time, a time which it afflicts me to think of or to write of now. Cited from The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
  • Let These eyes afflict me, cleanse me, keep me yet, Brave eyes and true! Cited from The Little Book of Modern Verse, Ed. Rittenhouse
  • Even the cruel scene which awaits me with my son will not more deeply afflict me. Cited from Cecilia Vol. 3, by Frances Burney
  • I afflict every body, and every body afflicts me; and you are all cruel. Cited from The History of Sir Charles Grandison, Volume 4 (of 7), Samuel Richardson
  • But say no more of ourselves; what afflicts me is to see our girls growing old in lonely grief. Cited from The Eleven Comedies: Volume 1, Aristophanes
  • Well, our stay here is drawing to a close, and therefore these small items of discomfort cannot afflict me much longer. Cited from Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation, by Frances Anne Kemble