afflicting you

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  • No matter, let him rail; does the loss afflict you, sir? Cited from The Works of John Dryden, Vol. 2 (of 18), ed. by Walter Scott
  • "Then, brother, how do you feel when he afflicts you?" Cited from Frank Mildmay, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • Your poor mother -- but why should I afflict you? Cited from Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9),by Samuel Richardson
  • I know that you share all the sorrows of my heart, and I will not afflict you. Cited from Correspondence of Lafayette, by Lafayette
  • Can't you guess at what ought to afflict you and him, and all of us, more than anything else? Cited from Love for Love, by William Congreve
  • "Am I afflicting you, Mary?" she asked on one of these occasions. Cited from Mary Gray, by Katharine Tynan
  • If you concentrate your thought on a pain which may be afflicting you, that pain will grow more intense. Cited from The Art of Public Speaking, by Carnegie and Esenwein
  • I cannot conceive, said she, what it is that afflicts you. Cited from The Arabian Nights Entertainments, Vol. 1, by Anon
  • Courage, dear father, don't let this afflict you so terribly. Cited from The Eleven Comedies: Volume 2, Aristophanes
  • It is highly probable that none of them afflict you. Cited from Charlemont, by W. Gilmore Simms
  • I have no right to afflict you with my griefs. Cited from The Leavenworth Case, by Anna Katharine Green
  • May I not know what 'tis afflicts you so? Cited from The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. II, by Aphra Behn
  • Let not these thoughts afflict you, I shall live unhonored and be nobody nowhere. Cited from Selection from the Discourses of Epictetus With the Encheiridion
  • May you, Duke, Never know greater cause your own heart to rebuke Than mine thus to wrong and afflict you have had! Cited from Lucile, by Owen Meredith
  • If your messenger did not wait, and were not those young ladies below, I could write it over again, for fear of afflicting you. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9),by Samuel Richardson
  • I knew God would never afflict you so, if He had not something beautiful and blissful to give in place of what He took. Cited from The Life and Letters of Elizabeth Prentiss, by George L. Prentiss
  • It would be well for you, Mr. Reader, to decide what kind of discontent afflicts you. Cited from Editorials from the Hearst Newspapers by Brisbane
  • Don't you see that in afflicting you He means to prove to you that He loves you, and that you love Him? Cited from The Life and Letters of Elizabeth Prentiss, by George L. Prentiss
  • And do not, I conjure you, let her unhappy malady afflict you too deeply. Cited from Works Charles and Mary Lamb, V5, Letters, by Lamb
  • "Do the pirates afflict you much in the north?" asked the Receiver with keen interest. Cited from Salute to Adventurers, by John Buchan