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Use "abed" in a sentence
"Fie upon thee, thou cur! all this is of thy doings; thou hast wounded my heart s darling and thereby worked me sore woe and thou hast wasted his youth so that these three years he hath lain abed more dead than alive!"
""If we had lain abed till the usual time," said Solomon John, "we should have been all right.""
""She's lyin 'abed, and so far from bein' well that she'll never be well again.""