mental anguish

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sustained dull painful emotion

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This state of mental anguish is, however, less terrible than the sufferings that precede or the punishment that possibly will follow.
My firm conviction is that, independent of the mental anguish it occasions - an anguish so acute and so tremendous, that all imagination of it must fall far short of the reality - it wears the mind into a morbid state, which renders it unfit for the rough contact and busy action of the world.
But a doctor has agreed to carry out the mercy killings on the grounds that their mental anguish constitutes the unbearable suffering needed to legally justify euthanasia, which has been legal in Belgium since 2002.
The suit describes the 'post-game ritual' of trainers handing out painkillers and sleeping aids 'to be washed down by beer', and the players are seeking financial compensation for chronic injuries, financial losses, pain, suffering and mental anguish, according to the suit.
Makula said he suffered "great pain, mental anguish and bodily injures" when the wall fell on him.
He demanded compensation from the man in the form of TL 2,000 for plastic surgery and TL 20,000 for mental anguish.
5 million, in addition to PS500,000 for loss of earnings, unfair career damage, public humiliation, stress and mental anguish.
The physical trauma was matched by the mental anguish of watching the Scotland side simply fail to match the Samoans in the one-to-one confrontations.
The residents have demanded immediate initiation of construction work on road to save them from perpetual mental anguish.
But Mr Llwyd said he was pleased with the new wording which recognised the mental anguish stalking can cause.
Seemingly freed from the personal mental anguish that has troubled him in recent months, he chalked up his third win this year - the same as team-mate Jenson Button.
Infestations have given rise to allegations claiming bodily injury, property damage and mental anguish.
From the depression suffered by Virginia Woolf and Sylvia Plath to the mental anguish and addictions of iconic beauties Zelda Fitzgerald and Marilyn Monroe.
After six months they gave him a decent one and now he is suing for 'distress, anxiety and mental anguish.
Eamonn Owens, left, shines in this beautiful, bleakly comic drama chronicling the pains of a disturbed youth from a dysfunctional family whose mental anguish eventually leads to murder.