Christmas Carol Quotes #2

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"very foggy and extremely cold"
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"Like a strong spring released, to its first position, and presented the same problem to be worked all through"
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"Deep, dull, hollow, melancholy ONE"
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"As close to it as I am now to you, and I am standing in the spirit at your elbow"
Shows how the book was meant to be a story you told to your children as the way this is written is like Dickens it talking directly to the reader.
"Like a child; yet not so like a child as like an old man"
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"Held a branch of fresh green holly"
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"dress trimmed with summer flowers"
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"Would you so soon put out, with worldly hands, the light I give? Is it not enough that you are one of those whose passions made this cap, and force me through whole trains of years to wear it low upon my brow?"
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"A solitary child, neglected by his friends, is left there still"
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"A lonely boy was reading near a feeble fire"
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"Fell upon the heart of Scrooge with softening influence"
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"Why, it's Ali Baba!"
Shows Scrooge still has an imagination
"He said, in pity fro his former self, 'poor boy!' and cried again"
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"But it's to late now"
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"I have come to bring you home, dear brother!"
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"Father is so much kinder than he used to be, that home's like heaven!"
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"We're to be together all the Christmas long, and have the merriest time in all the world"
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"She had a large heart"
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"No more work tonight Christmas Eve"
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"He has the power to render us happy or unhappy"
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"The happiness he gives is quite as great as if it costs a fortune"
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"I should like to be able to say a word or two to my clerk just now"
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"Greedy, restless motion in the eye"
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"Mourning dress"
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"Another idol has displaced me"
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"There is nothing on which it is so hard as poverty"
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"You fear the world too much"
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"Comely matron, sitting opposite her daughter"
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"His partner lies upon the point of death, I hear; and there he sat alone. Quite alone in the world"
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"He seized the extinguisher-cap, and by a sudden action pressed it down upon its head"
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