Having a painful ailment
687-688) Syria was afflicted by a serious famine.
He was afflicted with asthma, and his retirement was relieved only by the society of a few chosen friends.
I realize that it hurts to see their afflicted little child punished and made to do things against her will.
He was afflicted with the stone, and obliged to be particular as to what he drank.
Besides, they said Helen's wonderful deliverance might be a boon to other afflicted children.