Usage examples for suffering

  1. " That man is suffering. – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  2. He does not write in good spirits, Stephen; he has been suffering a great deal lately. – Amy Herbert by Elizabeth Sewell
  3. Long- suffering and loving Joe, you never complain. – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  4. His cousin Lella M'Barka Bent Djellab was with us,- very ill and suffering, but brave. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  5. " You are suffering- you are ill," he said. – The Light of Scarthey by Egerton Castle
  6. For all that, I can guard against Helen suffering actual hardship. – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  7. Without a head nothing could be done with the sick and the suffering, for without a head there is no thinking. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  8. " Do you mean that you have been suffering from this all this time? – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  9. But he had to be faced, and the pair went down into the drawing- room with a long- suffering expression on their faces. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  10. Each in the other, Dorothy and she recognized suffering, and in a very few moments every thing was arranged between them. – Paul Faber, Surgeon by George MacDonald
  11. Now it was the idea that only Jeanne really loved him, that only Jeanne suffered through his suffering. – The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
  12. One might almost think you were suffering from an unhappy love- affair. – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  13. Some chegoes have got into your feet, and if they are not taken out quickly they will cause you a great deal of suffering. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  14. " You can imagine now," he said, " what I have been suffering. – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  15. She was learning fast to- day in the book of human passion, suffering, and sin. – Outpost by J.G. Austin
  16. Why, sir, how many suffering people there must be in this land! – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  17. I think he loved me, so that he took the shame and the suffering and the prison to save me. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller
  18. " You would not be sorry if you knew why I am suffering," he muttered. – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
  19. He is suffering to- day, and I wanted to save him the longer walk. – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  20. It was a sad mistake for the poor fellows, and brought a great deal of suffering upon themselves and others. – The Freedmen's Book by Lydia Maria Child