The affliction of the soldier’s old wound from the war painfully sharpened on stormy days. Not only did the affliction or physical hurt cause him much pain, but he was also tormented by the memories of personal loss that the ache recalled. Such affliction or distress was best lessened by the presence of his supportive family.
Quiz: What is an affliction?
- A physical or mental condition that causes you distress.
- A short period when you’re happier than you’ve ever been before.
- A date of something that is important for you to remember.