She was not, I was told, in the hospital portion of the house with the fever patients; for her complaint was consumption, not typhus: and by consumption I, in my ignorance, understood something mild, which time and care would be sure to alleviate.
I replied, that nothing ailed me save anxiety of mind, which I hoped soon to alleviate.
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