Usage examples for illness

  1. This short illness of Freddy's was followed by a much more serious one of his mamma's. – Aunt Mary by Mrs. Perring
  2. It was very difficult to find anything to say, for his illness had made him even more impatient than usual, at any word of mine, whatever it might be about." – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  3. I consider you are directly responsible for this illness – The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight by Elizabeth von Arnim