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delirium
used in Lonesome Dove

11 uses
  • Probably he had been delirious and would have withdrawn the request at once if he had been allowed a lucid moment.
    Chapters 101-102 (32% in)
  • She hadn't done any sporting up to that time, though she had developed early and had even had some trouble with her own pa, though he was feverish to the point of delirium when the trouble happened.
    Chapters 3-4 (8% in)
  • Before they had gone five miles, Ellie was delirious.
    Chapters 75-76 (85% in)
  • He grew delirious and in his delirium would have long talks with Roscoe.
    Chapters 77-78 (14% in)
  • He grew delirious and in his delirium would have long talks with Roscoe.
    Chapters 77-78 (14% in)
  • That Irishman is delirious.
    Chapters 89-90 (41% in)
  • The Irishman spent most of the day sitting in a puddle in Salt Creek, recovering from his delirium.
    Chapters 89-90 (49% in)
  • He could not remember having been delirious and grew angry when the others kidded him about it.
    Chapters 89-90 (49% in)
  • From time to time he was half aware that he was delirious, but there was nothing he could do about it, and anyway he preferred the delirium to the tedium of waiting for the Indians to attack.
    Chapters 95-96 (2% in)
  • From time to time he was half aware that he was delirious, but there was nothing he could do about it, and anyway he preferred the delirium to the tedium of waiting for the Indians to attack.
    Chapters 95-96 (2% in)
  • "My God," Call said, thinking his friend must be delirious.
    Chapters 95-96 (76% in)

There are no more uses of "delirium" in Lonesome Dove.

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