Wheeler walked away, with a good-natured laugh that made Kennedy feel better than a cough drop could have done.
Now, when a cough drop is to be made the subject of a sonnet-sequence what happens?
When she left the room, Jerry fished a cough drop out of his pocket and gave it to Kathleen.
He's a cheerful, good-natured party, even if he is built like a 2x4 and about as broad in the shoulders as a cough drop is thick.
cough drop n.
A small, often medicated and sweetened lozenge taken orally to ease coughing or soothe a sore throat.