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    retched with the painful ...

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    A woman was injured. An animal hit her strongly in the stomach.

    She bent over and retched with the painful, empty-bellied sickness of the last stages of
    mal de mer.

    Does it mean that when she bent over she got nausea just like sick empty-bellied people get it during the last stages of seasickness? I'm not sure I understand that sentence correctly?


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    Re: retched with the painful ...

    I think she bent over because she was sick. Not that bending over made her sick.

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    Re: retched with the painful ...

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    I think she bent over because she was sick. Not that bending over made her sick.
    Hi

    Is the rest OK?
    Or maybe she bent over and vomitted ...

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    Re: retched with the painful ...

    Yes.

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    Re: retched with the painful ...

    One more question. Is she saying that she got a painful nausea or that seasickness is painful?

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    Re: retched with the painful ...

    Seasickness is a form of nausea.

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