The lingering sickness in his body fled, gone for good.
He had never seen nor heard of sorrow or sickness or poverty.
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.
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.