Usage examples for illness

  1. I had heard of your illness. – Dawn of All by Robert Hugh Benson
  2. " It changes in illness," said the landlady. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  3. " I was much concerned about her illness in church yesterday," he remarked, turning to the miller. – The Miller Of Old Church by Ellen Glasgow
  4. She has just got over a severe illness, and may be nervous. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  5. I therefore cut him short, and added: 'Your illness came and went very suddenly. – The Chevalier d'Auriac by S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats
  6. And next morning we got a telegram in reply from my mother, who evidently imagined she must hurry over at once if she wished to see her son alive, or at least must nurse him through a long and dangerous illness. – The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The by Grant Allen
  7. " Illness an' the food o' bitter fancy," said the tinker, with a sad face. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller
  8. It is perhaps useless for me to add that in my opinion you understand as well as I do the real reason for Mr. Vane's resignation and illness. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  9. Has anything been tried for her illness? – Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery by Robert Means Lawrence
  10. " These thoughts will pass away with your illness," said the Bishop. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  11. It was wrong and its misery that had made him ill, not illness that had made him miserable. – Paul Faber, Surgeon by George MacDonald
  12. Nevertheless he went on board, and after a fit of illness soon recovered. – The Autobiography of St. Ignatius by Saint Ignatius Loyola
  13. I have had no opportunity before, because she has only just recovered from an illness, and is going away for a few days. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  14. Your illness might return. – The Scarlet Banner by Felix Dahn
  15. He is very tender and kind to her; but full health and continued illness cannot long remain in sympathy. – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  16. I saw them safe to London myself, or I should have known of my brother's illness and have been here before this. – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat
  17. All illness is not the plague. – Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten by Marie Corelli