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Sympathetic pain,--all I know of it I remember as a thing I used to suffer from years ago.
I took another sheep, and made a thing of pain and fear and left it bound up to heal.
O uncle, please stop the pain, and let me rest a minute
Go therfore mighty powers, Terror of Heav'n, though fall'n; intend at home, While here shall be our home, what best may ease The present misery, and render Hell More tollerable; if there be cure or charm To respite or deceive, or slack the pain Of this ill Mansion: intermit no watch Against a wakeful Foe, while I abroad Through all the coasts of dark destruction seek Deliverance for us all: this enterprize None shall partake with me.
The little blistering voices of pain that had called out from his scalp were, he thought, definite in their expression of danger.
And for some reason -- perhaps because Woggle-Bugs have stronger stomachs than boys -- the silver pellet caused it no pain whatever.
As it was, it made me quite squeamish, though this nausea might have been due to the pain of my leg and exhaustion.
Again the chair was rapped, his nose was lashed, his ribs were jabbed, and he was forced by pain toward the chair.
With tears and prayers and tender hands, Mother and sisters made her ready for the long sleep that pain would never mar again, seeing with grateful eyes the beautiful serenity that soon replaced the pathetic patience that had wrung their hearts so long, and feeling with reverent joy that to their darling death was a benignant angel, not a phantom full of dread.
The very devil would be in it in that case," said Sancho; and letting off thirty "ohs," and sixty sighs, and a hundred and twenty maledictions and execrations on whomsoever it was that had brought him there, he raised himself, stopping half-way bent like a Turkish bow without power to bring himself upright, but with all his pains he saddled his ass, who too had gone astray somewhat, yielding to the excessive licence of the day; he next raised up Rocinante, and as for him, had he possessed a tongue to complain with, most assuredly neither Sancho nor his master would have been behind him.
I had an infernal pain here - it is quite gone now.
Both the community of property and the community of families, as I am saying, tend to make them more truly guardians; they will not tear the city in pieces by differing about `mine' and `not mine;' each man dragging any acquisition which he has made into a separate house of his own, where he has a separate wife and children and private pleasures and pains; but all will be affected as far as may be by the same pleasures and pains because they are all of one opinion about what is near and dear to them, and therefore they all tend towards a common end.
The worst bitterness of parting--the thought that urged the sharpest inward cry for help--was the pain it must give to
Only when alone together were they free from such outrage and pain.
It's burning, searing pain to love her and leave her--but not to have loved her is unthinkable.