afflicting us

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  • It is not to be expressed how much this news afflicted us all. Cited from History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. IV, by Robert Kerr
  • Another piece of intelligence was certainly to be expected, but now it has come afflicts us much. Cited from The Journal of Sir Walter Scott, by Walter Scott
  • I fear their coming will afflict us all. Cited from The Jew of Malta, by Christopher Marlowe
  • Thus I say, he can afflict us in our pilgrimage, and make hope difficult to us. Cited from The Works of John Bunyan Volume 1, by John Bunyan
  • God is very good to us; He will not afflict us beyond our power of endurance. Cited from Lady Audley's Secret, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  • Through God we shall do mightily: and he shall bring to nothing them that afflict us. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Psalms Book 21
  • What profit, what pleasure has he in afflicting us? Cited from Personal Recollections, by Charlotte Elizabeth
  • Man your young heart to front Whatever ills the Lord afflicts us with. Cited from The Poems of Emma Lazarus, Volume II
  • What horrible thing had come into our lives to afflict us with so dreadful a prospect? Cited from The Blind Spot, by Austin Hall and Homer Eon Flint
  • The power possessed by the predominant party to afflict us, is given them by God. Cited from The Loyalists, Vol. 1-3, by Jane West
  • In fact, there is a negative spirit in most every area of life and it has often afflicted us in church and denominational work.
  • He only stands between us and the evils which trouble and afflict us and which He has overcome for us. Cited from Commentary on Galatians, Martin Luther
  • He has also liberally assisted us with money and other things in a sickness which afflicted us all for a short time. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 17, Ed. by Blair and Robertson
  • Yes, all attempt is useless that does not spring from a profound study of the evil that afflicts us. Cited from The Indolence of the Filipino, by Jose Rizal
  • For even the things that grieve and afflict us yet afford us a sort of pleasure in the hearing. Cited from Works Volume 3: Essays and Miscellanies, Plutarch
  • You have too much reason to be afflicted with what afflicts us, to want additions to your grief. Cited from Clarissa, Vol. 8 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
  • Life's exigencies, ever harsher as progress afflicts us with its increasing needs, have changed all that. Cited from The Life of the Fly, by J. Henri Fabre
  • The great mass of illness which afflicts us weighs us down and is easily preventable. Cited from Socialism As It Is, by William English Walling
  • The smell that came from those beasts of the sea afflicted us, and it was then that our adventure became terrible. Cited from The Adventures of Odysseus and The Tales of Troy, by Padriac Colum
  • Have you ever noticed that Canada has to deal in the lump with most of the problems that afflict us others severally? Cited from Letters of Travel (1892-1913), by Rudyard Kipling