The lingering sickness in his body fled, gone for good.
He had never seen nor heard of sorrow or sickness or poverty.
Actually, her first morning of sickness had been unpleasant, until she discovered the cause was pregnancy.
When you want a baby so bad, the first morning of sickness is a blessing.
The shores are covered with coral; earthquakes and tidal waves are frequent, the latter not taking the form of bores, but of a sudden steady rise and equally sudden fall in the level of the sea; the climate is rather tropical than temperate, but sickness is almost unknown among the residents.