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A Christmas Carol Quotes
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"External ________________ and _____________ had ___________ ___________ _________ _______________"
external heat and cold had little influence on scrooge
"____________ and _______________ as ______________"
hard and sharp as flint
"___ __________ _____________ to __________ _________ ______________ _____________"
i cant afford to make idle people merry
"If ______ _______ ___________ ___________ ____________ ________ _________ ________ _______ _______ _______ _______________"
if they would rather die they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population
"I wear the _________ ____________ ____________ __________ ___________"
i wear the chain i forged in life. i made it link by link, and yard by yard
"it was a _______________ ___________, _________ _________ ________..."
it was a strange figure, like a child, yet not so like a child as like an old man
"A _______ _____________..."
a solitary child neglected by his friends is left there still
"A ________ _______ was..."
a lonely boy was reading near a feeble fire
why, it's ___________ _______...
why, it's old Fezziwig! Bless his heart, it's Fezziwig, alive again!
"Dressed ...... "
dressed out, but poorly, but brave in ribbons
"As _________ as....."
as good as gold, and better
scrooge hung his head to hear his own words quoted by the spirit, and was overcome with penitence and grief
they were happy, grateful, pleased with one another
they are mans. the boy is ignorance. the girl is want
scrooge feared the silent shape so much that his legs trembled
he viewed them with a detestation and disgust
breaking down all at once
i will honour Christmas in my heart and try to keep it all the year
i am as
i am as light as a feather, I am as happy as an angel
a splendid laugh, a most illustrious laugh, the father of a long, long line of brilliant laughs!
I'm quite a baby
his own heart laughed: and that was quite enough for him
i promised him
i promised him i would walk there on a sunday
his active, little
his active, little crutch was heard upon the floor
bob held his little hand ... and wished to keep him by his side, and dreaded that he might be taken from him
bob had hugged his daughter to his heart's content
yo ho, my boys! no more work tonight
mr scrooge, i'd give him a
mr scrooge, i'd give him a piece of my mind.. an odius, stingy, hard, unfeeling man
mrs cratchit made
mrs cratchit made the gravy hissing pot, master peter mashed the potatoes with incredible vigour, miss Belinda sweetened up the apple sauce
tiny tim hoped
tiny tim hoped the people saw him in the church, because he was a cripple, and remember upon Christmas day, who made lame beggars walk, and blind men see
god bless us everyone
the door of his counting house
the door of his counting house was open so he might keep an eye upon his clerk in a dismal little cell
yes, that is my name
yes, that is my name, and i fear it may not be pleasant to you. allow me to ask your pardon,
as solitary as an oyster
he did it all, and infinitely
he did it all, and infinitely more, and to tiny tim, who did not die, he was a second father
its likely to be
its likely to be a very cheap funeral
he'd have had somebody to look after him when
he'd have had somebody to look after him when he was struck by death, instead of lying gasping out his last there, alone by himself
scrooge was the
scrooge was the ogre of the family
will you decide
will you decide what men shall live, what men shall die? it may be in the sight of heaven, you are more worthless and less fit to live than millions like this poor man's child
a churchyard, overrun with weeds, the growth of vegetation's death not life - a worthy place!
scrooge was better than his word
scrooge was better than his word. he did it all and became as good a friend, as good a master, and as good a man, as the old city knew
therefore i am
therefore i am about to raise your salary!
there are many things
there are many things i might dare say i have derived good, by which i have not profited
Christmas time is the only time
Christmas time is the only time i know of ... when men and women open their shut-up hearts freely
i cannot rest, i cannot stay, i cannot linger
you are quite
you are quite a woman, little fan
i have come to bring
i have come to bring you home dear brother.. home, home, home!
scrooge's offences carry their own punishment. who suffers? himself!
you are changed
you are changed, when we met, you were another man
may you be happy
may you be happy in the life you have chosen
i have seen
i have seen your nobler aspirations fall off, until the master passion, gain, engrosses you
no more! show me no more!
another idol has displaced me... it can cheer and comfort you... a golden one
where angels might have sat enthroned, devils lurked
father is much
father is much kinder than he used to be