In prison she won the affections of the guards, and was allowed the privilege of writing materials and the occasional visits of devoted friends.
The affections die away - die of their own conscious feebleness and uselessness.
Yet the Australian is capable of strong affections, and the blind (of whom there have always been a great number) are cared for, and are often the best fed in a tribe.
Among the reasons which led people to identify the liver with the very source of life, and hence as the seat of all affections and emotions, including what to us are intellectual functions, we may name the bloody appearance of that organ.
Sulphur is of use in chronic bronchial affections, ridding the lungs of mucus and relieving cough.