Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

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What did Nelly do when Catherine was suffering in fever?

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Nelly is angry at Catherine. She thinks Catherine is acting the part of a drama queen and pretending to be sick to manipulate Edgar. However, Nelly is quite wrong. Catherine genuinely is very ill.

Catherine, who is pregnant, becomes sick because Edgar tries to force her to choose between himself and Heathcliff. His demand throws her into a fit, but Nellie advises Edgar to ignore it. She tells him that Catherine had planned ahead of time to throw a "fit of frenzy."

When Catherine runs to her...

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