But the majority of the time is spent dissembling the system that has enabled the addict to finance and feed their affliction.
Typically, Borges embraced his affliction “as a gift,” which encouraged recollection.
It was simply written: a man with an affliction on half his face who wears a tin mask to cover it.
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It was an affliction that he shared with two close friends, humorist Art Buchwald and writer William Styron.
He looked, Rainey thought, like a blind Berserker, restrained only by his affliction.
Mon Coeur is as pretty as ever; but she is now in affliction.
We are companions in affliction since my law case will not be tried.
To a man who has been accustomed to be busy there is no affliction so intolerable as idleness.
In the days of ease thereafter, in Valencia when we dwell, The tale of our affliction, we shall have strength to tell.