One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- archaic spelling of accursed
- ‘It is a God who embodied justice, who had the ‘will to bless those by circumstance accurst’ - in other words, the kind of God dad could believe in, a social God, who helps the downtrodden.’
- ‘Who deserts his father's race, seeks the black blood to debase, which thro' his own veins doth chase, he be accurst!’
- ‘My deerest Lord, blest to be most accurst, Rich onely to be wretched; thy great Fortunes Are made thy cheefe Afflictions.’
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