However, to her surprise, she found him lying with his face down on his bed, covered in thick, black vomit
Robert Antoni gracefully combines layers of idealism, love, and a plague of the Black Vomit
in this historical novel.
From superstition to trial and error to modern medical advances, boils, rashes, fevers, uncontrollable dancing, black vomit
, and more are explored in this lively, horrifying, and accurate resource.
Just as black vomit
, yellow fever's telltale symptom, threatens the sovereignty of the white body, and the enslaved black masses threaten the sovereignty of white Southerners, Lucy threatens the reproduction of whiteness with her almost undetectable amount of black blood.
Reports of black vomit
filling the city's streets soon dominated the military correspondence.
At first, we didn't worry because Tim had gastroenteritis and we assumed Louis had the same thing, but by morning, Louis's tummy had gone rock hard and he was throwing up black vomit