Troubling the nerves or peace of mind, as by repeated vexations
Obedience he made one of his great instruments, yet he never intended it to be a galling yoke.
A Jesuit lives in obedience all his life, though the yoke is not galling nor always felt.
This was no less than the rising of the whole Celtic race, who had felt the galling yoke of Edward I.
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