When you want a baby so bad, the first morning of sickness is a blessing.
Actually, her first morning of sickness had been unpleasant, until she discovered the cause was pregnancy.
Martha was playing nurse maid to both Howie's limitations and his fragile ego while struggling with morning sickness and her stressful hospital position.
I felt a sickness in my stomach at the news, in spite of having surmised as much.
The lingering sickness in his body fled, gone for good.
The poor and sickly viewed Tiyan as a kingdom of refuge, where magical waters prevented sickness and death to any who drank from them.
There was much sickness, and after two years, urged by Admiral Cornwallis, the government transferred the colony to the N.E.
The emperor Tiberius, when afflicted with a grievous sickness, commanded the woman to bring the portrait to him, worshipped Christ before her eyes, and was cured.
The nigua, the Cuban jigger, is a pest of serious consequence, and the mal de nigua (jigger sickness) sometimes causes the death of lower animals and men.
The casualties from shell-fire had been few, but those from sickness were very heavy.
There are, however, a good many instances recorded of what has been called a fumigatory use of frankincense in churches, by which it was sought to purify the air, in times of public sickness, or to dispel the foulness caused by large congregations, or poisonous gases arising from ill-constructed vaults under the church floor.
He had never seen nor heard of sorrow or sickness or poverty.
This little boy could speak two or three languages before he lost his hearing through sickness, and he is now only about five years old.
Often when I speak enthusiastically of something in history or in poetry, I receive no response, and I feel that I must change the subject and return to the commonest topics, such as the weather, dressmaking, sports, sickness, "blues" and "worries."
The old and infirm and the timid, of whatever age or sex, thought most of sickness, and sudden accident and death; to them life seemed full of danger--what danger is there if you don't think of any?--and they thought that a prudent man would carefully select the safest position, where Dr. B. might be on hand at a moment's warning.
But a fortnight after his departure, to the surprise of those around her, she recovered from her mental sickness just as suddenly and became her old self again, but with a change in her moral physiognomy, as a child gets up after a long illness with a changed expression of face.
His physical strength and agility during the first days of his imprisonment were such that he seemed not to know what fatigue and sickness meant.
If we grumble at sickness, God won't grant us death, replied Platon, and at once resumed the story he had begun.
But sometimes she was suddenly overcome by fear not only of death but of sickness, weakness, and loss of good looks, and involuntarily she examined her bare arm carefully, surprised at its thinness, and in the morning noticed her drawn and, as it seemed to her, piteous face in her glass.