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1  The clerk in the tank involuntarily applauded.
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2  The clerk observed that it was only once a year.
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3  I should like to be able to say a word or two to my clerk just now.
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4  The clerk promised that he would; and Scrooge walked out with a growl.
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5  The register of his burial was signed by the clergyman, the clerk, the undertaker, and the chief mourner.
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6  Scrooge had a very small fire, but the clerk's fire was so very much smaller that it looked like one coal.
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7  Wherefore the clerk put on his white comforter, and tried to warm himself at the candle; in which effort, not being a man of strong imagination, he failed.
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8  He stopped at the outer door to bestow the greetings of the season on the clerk, who, cold as he was, was warmer than Scrooge; for he returned them cordially.
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9  There's another fellow," muttered Scrooge, who overheard him: "my clerk, with fifteen shillings a week, and a wife and family, talking about a merry Christmas.
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10  The door of Scrooge's counting-house was open, that he might keep his eye upon his clerk, who in a dismal little cell beyond, a sort of tank, was copying letters.
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11  With an ill-will Scrooge dismounted from his stool, and tacitly admitted the fact to the expectant clerk in the tank, who instantly snuffed his candle out, and put on his hat.
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12  But he couldn't replenish it, for Scrooge kept the coal-box in his own room; and so surely as the clerk came in with the shovel, the master predicted that it would be necessary for them to part.
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