1 Oh yes, sir, he is at home,' said Minnie; 'the weather don't suit his asthma out of doors.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 21. LITTLE EM'LY
2 He was as radiant, as if his chair, his asthma, and the failure of his limbs, were the various branches of a great invention for enhancing the luxury of a pipe.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 51. THE BEGINNING OF A LONGER JOURNEY
3 Her excitement brought on an attack of asthma, to which she was subject.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In PART 5: Chapter 23
4 The conventionary began to pant; the asthma of the agony which is mingled with the last breaths interrupted his voice; still, there was a perfect lucidity of soul in his eyes.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—THE BISHOP IN THE PRESENCE OF AN UNKNOWN LIGHT
5 She lost sight of him in two minutes, and returned breathless, three-quarters choked with asthma, and furious.
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