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It shocked him to find in the outer world a trace of what he had deemed till then a brutish and individual malady of his own mind.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Pierre no longer suffered moments of despair, hypochondria, and disgust with life, but the malady that had formerly found expression in such acute attacks was driven inwards and never left him for a moment.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Countess Helene Bezukhova had suddenly died of that terrible malady it had been so agreeable to mention.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The malady will wear out by and by, the doctors say, but in the meantime she has to lie down for a twelvemonth.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
The universe appeared to him like an immense malady; everywhere he felt fever, everywhere he heard the sound of suffering, and, without seeking to solve the enigma, he strove to dress the wound.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
The walls had a leprous aspect, and were covered with seams and scars, like a visage disfigured by some horrible malady; a repulsive moisture exuded from them.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
When facts, the premonitory symptoms of latent social malady, move heavily, the slightest complication stops and entangles them.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
These horrible chills, which make my teeth chatter and seem to dislocate my bones, begin to pervade my whole frame; in five minutes the malady will reach its height, and in a quarter of an hour there will be nothing left of me but a corpse.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context