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Nothing almost sees miracles
But misery.
Why is light given to one in misery, and life to the bitter in soul, who long for death, but it does not come, and dig for it more ...
I have observed the misery of my people who are in Egypt; I have heard their cry on account of their taskmasters. Indeed, I know t ...
Do not human beings have a hard service on earth, and are not their days like the days of a laborer? Like a slave who longs for th ...
You will forget your misery; you will remember it as waters that have passed away.
Wherefore is light given to him that is in misery, and life unto
the bitter in soul;
Which long for death,
... of all the aspects of social misery nothing is so heartbreaking as unemployment ...
That he delights in the misery of others no man will confess, and yet what other motive can make a father cruel?
I, schooled in misery, know many purifying rites, and I know where speech is proper and where silence.
Sophocles long ago
Heard it on the Aegaean, and it brought
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