In a raw state the potato is used as a cooling application for burns and sores.
You are one of those who suffer more because of the sores of Lazarus than Lazarus himself.
May your flesh be covered with sores while your bones rot and are gnawed by worms.
Hoping this will find you all well as it leaves me at present, except for the sores.
After calving, some cracks and sores appear in the udder; they get very troublesome.
To wash his sores in the water, that he may become white as snow.
There stands a man in the prime of life, but a leper, eaten away with sores.
If sore be sore, then L to sore makes fifty sores one sorel.
Forgotten were his sores and sorrows; he was in the blessed fields of sleep.
Beggars display their stumps and their sores, grovelling on the ground like brutes.