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1  A stout, hearty lass like Catherine does not fall ill for a trifle; and that sort of people should not either.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
2  They brought word that Catherine was ill: too ill to quit her room; and Heathcliff would not suffer them to see her.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
3  It proved the commencement of delirium: Mr. Kenneth, as soon as he saw her, pronounced her dangerously ill; she had a fever.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
4  I snuffed it off, and, very ill at ease under the influence of cold and lingering nausea, sat up and spread open the injured tome on my knee.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
5  The invalid complained of being covered with ashes; but he had a tiresome cough, and looked feverish and ill, so I did not rebuke his temper.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
6  I told him as much as I thought proper of her illness, and he extorted from me, by cross-examination, most of the facts connected with its origin.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
7  I sympathised a while; but when the children fell ill of the measles, and I had to tend them, and take on me the cares of a woman at once, I changed my idea.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
8  Her thick, long hair had been partly removed at the beginning of her illness, and now she wore it simply combed in its natural tresses over her temples and neck.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
9  What her last illness was, I am not certain: I conjecture, they died of the same thing, a kind of fever, slow at its commencement, but incurable, and rapidly consuming life towards the close.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
10  I urged my companion to hasten now and show his amiable humour, and he willingly obeyed; but ill luck would have it that, as he opened the door leading from the kitchen on one side, Hindley opened it on the other.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
11  I concealed the fact of his having swallowed nothing for four days, fearing it might lead to trouble, and then, I am persuaded, he did not abstain on purpose: it was the consequence of his strange illness, not the cause.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
12  Joseph fell under a ban also: he would speak his mind, and lecture her all the same as if she were a little girl; and she esteemed herself a woman, and our mistress, and thought that her recent illness gave her a claim to be treated with consideration.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
13  Catherine had seasons of gloom and silence now and then: they were respected with sympathising silence by her husband, who ascribed them to an alteration in her constitution, produced by her perilous illness; as she was never subject to depression of spirits before.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER X