Sick-room in a sentence

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Finally one midnight, when the nurse had persuaded her that all would be well until morning anyhow, there came a hurried stirring in the sick-room.
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But there were hours during that simulated quarantine when a brooding silence held in the sick-room, and when Ellen, turning suddenly, would find Edith's eyes on her, full of angry distrust.
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We made it as much like a sick-room as we could, and we tried to make him comfortable.
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There is no sick-room feeling here.
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Never having paid a sick-room visit before, they were rather overpowered by Ernest's bandaged eyes and the twilight gloom the doctor prescribed.
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Happy those who are strange to that indescribable silent bustle which the sick-room at times presents,-that conflict which seems almost hand to hand between life and death,-when all the poor, unresisting, unconscious frame is given up to the war against its terrible enemy the dark blood flowing, flowing; the hand on the pulse, the hushed suspense, every look on the physician's bended brow; then the sinapisms to the feet, and the ice to the head; and now and then, through the lull of the low whispers, the incoherent voice of the sufferer,-babbling, perhaps, of green fields and fairyland, while your hearts are breaking!
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The three talked for a time in the manner all people adopt for a sick-room, then the girl rose and said, with her palm in Austin's hand: "I owe you so much that I can never hope to repay you, but you-you will come to see me frequently this season.
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Lancelot's sick-room was now pleasant enough, and he drank in daily his new friend's perpetual stream of anecdote, till March and hunting were past, and April was half over.
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Emily's task in that sick-room was one which a hospital nurse would have found it burdensome to support; she bore it without a sign of weariness or of failure in physical strength.
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He was convinced that he alone had kept John Baines alive for fourteen years, that he alone had fully understood the case and sympathized with the sufferer, that none but he had been capable of displaying ordinary common sense in the sick-room.
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I wrote it in my sick-room, before entering upon my academic career, and while composing it, found not only comfort and pleasure, but an opportunity to give dead scientific material a living interest for myself and others.
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Of all his former skill but little remained now except his wonderful presence in the sick-room. He could still inspire the greatest confidence and hope.
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But his voice, ordinarily abrupt and harsh, could pass to exquisite intonations in the sick-room, and there were moments when to anxious watchers therein, the man seemed more than a man.
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For how could he redeem his pledge-how achieve a final victory over Napoleon-if, half- blind and doomed to the captivity of a sick-room, he could not march with his troops, and lead them in person into battle?
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After that I saw her daily; gradually our interviews lengthened, and as she recovered strength our talks wandered from the little incidents and interests of the sick-room to the general topics of our lives.
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Luzanne made no reply in words, but taking up the dish she went into the sick-room, and Junia heard her in short friendly speech with Madame Grandois.
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Nothing could be worse for her than this confinement to Aunt Elsie's sick-room, added to the querulousness of Aunt Elsie herself.
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Mrs Greenly had paid one brief visit to the sick-room, and then, weary with the exertions of the week, betook herself to the attic-nursery to rest.
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The discipline of these weeks in her sister's sick-room did very much for Effie.
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It is doubtful whether, without the sweet and solemn break in the routine of her life which these months in her sister's sick-room made, she would ever have grown into the woman she afterwards became.
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Examples of Sick-room

Example #1
Jennie was lying down for a few minutes on her bed in the adjoining room.
Example #2
She came back after a few minutes unrested and unrefreshed.
Example #3
At those times Ellen was glad that Edith could not speak.
Example #4
Ellen did her duty, and more; got up at night; was gentle with rather heavy hands; bathed the girl and brushed and braided her long hair.
Example #5
But he lay without opening his eyes, and at dawn the doctor brought a consultant and a trained nurse.
Example #6
When the doctor came they made a stretcher out of one of Jim's six-foot canvases-it had a picture on it, and Jim was angry enough the next day-and took him down to the studio.